Monthly Archives: December 2020

Be Gentle

This week I am trying to get myself back on track. The holidays really have a way of throwing you off your normal routine and once that happens it can be difficult to course correct. The week of Christmas I … Continue reading

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Sometimes It’s Not For You

I am in the middle of a literary classic and let me tell you – it’s terrible. It has been sitting on my to-read list for ages and I finally started it a couple of weeks ago. To say I’ve … Continue reading

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Awkward Silence

I was on a Zoom call get together last with about a dozen or so people. At one point I made a joke and everyone went silent. I didn’t think the joke was that bad but there was about 3-4 … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

I can’t remember the last time I made a New Year’s Resolution. It’s just something I don’t believe in doing. If I have something I want to change in my life I tend to try to make that change in … Continue reading

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Liability

The other day while working I announced that I was a liability and I was going home. I was having one of those days where I just seemed to keep making mental errors. Things would end up taking twice as … Continue reading

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You’ll Never Work Another Day

There’s a quote that if you “Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” I was always fascinated by this idea. As long as you enjoyed your work it would somehow be magically … Continue reading

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A Little Empathy

I was thinking about the fact that being a taxi driver (include Uber or Lyft) in a high population city like New York or Los Angeles must be a terrifying job to have currently. I’m sure it’s fine if you … Continue reading

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Content

As a small business owner I am on social media quite a bit. I can honestly say that I’m on it a lot more than I would like to be and yet not nearly as much as I should be. … Continue reading

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Creativity

I have spent the majority of my adult life working and playing in fields that many would consider to be creative. I’ve been a stained glass artist and a graphic designer for a paycheck. I am a musician, a painter, … Continue reading

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Connections

It was somewhere around 1996 / 1997 when I became a manger for the first time. I was in my mid-twenties at the time and working in IT as a desktop support technician. Apparently my work load was enough that … Continue reading

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