He was my coach over 30 years ago and today he is still my coach. The lessons he taught me on the basketball court and track field pale in comparison to the lessons he daily demonstrated in how he led his life…how he continues to lead his life.
Though I didn’t realize it at the time, his character, his integrity, his spirit of excellence and yes, even how he spoke (he never cursed, but often said “cotton pickin” and for some reason told us once to hold the basketball like we…Continue
As I was leaving the grocery store yesterday I found myself waiting for cars to go by before I pulled out into traffic. Each time I saw the lane open and it appeared to be safe to pull out a car from another lane would switch over to…Continue
Most evenings I take my dogs to the elementary school in my neighborhood to run around and get some exercise. In the last few weeks I've been admiring a leafless oak tree on the property. Observing the marvelous hues of the sunset through barren…Continue
On June 1, I reached a major business milestone -- my one-year anniversary as a full-time entrepreneur. I wish I could say it has all gone smoothly, but just like the ebb and flow of the ocean's tide, so goes business (and life for that matter). Right now, I'm in the ebb and it's not a comfortable…Continue
Thank you for your time.
Thank you for the freedom.
That I can claim as mine.
May you be blessed in peacetime.
And in times of war.
May you know our heartfelt gratitude.
And receive it all the more.