Kickstart Myself to Death

I’ll freely admit that, up until about six months ago, I was in a frenzy, Kickstarting and Indiegogo-ing every interesting thing that appeared.  And I was becoming quite adept at picking a TON of losers.  Things that I’ll be waiting for…

Another Day. Another Trip to Uganda.

We’re about a week away now from our annual trip to Uganda, to visit the school that we support with classroom supplies, solar lanterns, and livestock. An inspiring, resourceful place, where the people seem to have multiple uses for just about…

Are you part of the problem? Or the solution?

In almost every industry, companies aim to please their customers (at least they should). I recently took a United flight from Houston, TX to Tampa, FL. Once we pulled away from the gate and lined up to take-off, a major storm came in. All flights…
telenovela

Discovering the Guilty Pleasures of the Telenovela

I’m familiar with some of the hallmarks of what’s been called our current “golden age” of television.  Shows like The Sopranos, The Wire, (the early seasons of) Six Feet Under, Game of Thrones, the Good Wife, proved that long-form TV…