Category Archives: Blog

Chris Cornell and Reflections on Life, Death, and Rock and Roll

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="325"] Click the photo for the NY Times article and original source of the picture.[/caption] It's taken me a bit of time to process the news of Chris Cornell's death.  Honestly, it wasn't really sinking in.  Certainly I was saddened that yet another icon from my youth had gone before what we all…
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Comic Books Galore!!!

I'm reading and collecting comic books again! I know, exciting right? Ok maybe not for you.  But for me it's a reconnection that I realized I'd craved for a long time.  As I've mentioned recently in previous posts, I had been so focused (as I needed to be) on building my business and climbing the…
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The Secret To My Success

Oh the Places You'll Go or I Became a Pirate Because of the Power of Broke: Part 5 The butterfly effect is some crazy shit. The five weeks in Dominica were among the most magical weeks of my life, a time that I will carry with me for the rest of my life.  Because it didn't…
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I Became a Pirate Because of the Power of Broke: Part 4

Part 4: It's never the final chapter until it's the final chapter. I woke up the next morning thankful that my fever from the night before had broke. Besides being a bit tired from the restless sleep, I was surprisingly okay. No fuzziness. No temperature. No fever. [caption id="attachment_2686" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Black Pearl docked…
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