Driving Towards Death

3 Lessons My Grandfather Taught Me

Last week I was told my grandfather had 12-36 hours left and that I needed to get there as soon as I could to say goodbye.

The drive from New York to West Virginia takes right at 12 hours so I left wondering if I had enough time.

Service Trumps Authenticity

You’ve probably heard someone say it’s important to be authentic to who you really are. You should be the person you were designed to be and not try to be someone else. Authenticity is the only thing that matters.

It’s hard to disagree. I mean who wants to be around a fake person?

It’s Easy Not to See This

Bringing Clarity to Your Organization

Trying something new takes a bit of courage. It takes even more courage when it seems like everyone else knows what to do or expect except you.

The other day I went for an eye exam and had to have my pupils dilated. I have never had my pupils dilated but I figured it wouldn’t be a big deal. Worst case I’ll just need some sunglasses to protect my enlarged pupils.

The Day I Was Arrested

My 3AM Moment

In pop culture 3AM is when everything bad is supposed to happen. It’s known as the “witching hour”. 3AM has become a metaphor for when things fall apart and you hit rock bottom.

You can probably think of a few songs about 3AM and the accompanying thoughts of loneliness, depression, despair, and even suicide.