Work smarter, not harder!

To my left I could hear the unmistakable sound of a woodpecker hammering on one of my neighbor’s trees, looking...

Not moving to NYC

To set the record straight, as a couple of folks misunderstood: I will not be moving to NYC. I’ll be...

New York City. It is an interesting place.

A couple of weeks ago, I started a new job with MLBAM. Major League Baseball Advanced Media. MLBAM was announced...

Finding a new routine

Now that I’m working from home again, 100%, I am carving out a new routine. A routine that will allow...

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I remember when there was a time when I couldn’t even conceive of being 50, let alone 54, yet here I am. My sister posted the featured picture on her Facebook timeline. She’s the keeper of the archives. She has…

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I realize that that which I’m about to say is truly and fully a first-world problem. Here, in southwestern Charlotte, at least in my neighborhood we have two choices for internet service. We can go with TWC (Time Warner Cable)…

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It’s Friday afternoon; the house is warm and smells of rotisserie chicken; it’s snowing outside – nature’s little reminder to those of us that live in Charlotte that it’s still winter, and it’s pretty quiet inside, nothing but the hum…

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On the way to Munnar, India, the driver stopped for lunch at a local vegetarian restaurant. I went to the washroom to wash my hands before eating and was greeted by this sign, one posted over each of the two…

Next door neighbor

Slightly over a month ago, Christmas Eve, I was parked on the edge of a river, next to several rice paddies. I spent the night on a houseboat in the backwaters of Kerala, brackish lagoon waters off of the Arabian…