Grampa’s House

It is done. The best offer has been accepted, escrow is open, firm backup in place, the house is as good as sold. Boy, has it taken a lot to get here. My Grandfather did a lot of things right in anticipation of his passing. He created a living trust, had all the paperwork solid, even […]

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/Now Profile

Derek Sivers (of CD Baby fame) started this awesome thing with /Now pages. I joined up because I loved the idea so much. Basically, it’s a webpage that provides a quick summary of what you’re up to now. Way better than social media or an about page. So tune in to my /Now page here […]

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Boatless

It was a difficult decision, but my Sailboat Era has come to a close. At least for now. Four years to the day after we were first brought together, Adreanna and I have parted ways. At one time she ventured across the Pacific to New Zealand and the Orient. A beautifully overbuilt, hand crafted vessel, […]

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The Airport Game

I’ve spent a lot of time in airports. Last year alone, I was on about 120 different planes, and each had an airport at both ends. I have to do something to keep myself amused, so I quietly keep score in my head. Maybe you’d like to measure your next trip against mine or those around you? […]

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Literally, literally!

When I say “literally” I mean it literally. This special word is the opposite of “figuratively”. Everyone seems to have forgotten this — not LITERALLY everyone, or I wouldn’t remember it either.  (See what I did there?) Literally means “in a literal manner or sense; exactly.” The dictionary lists it with synonyms like exactly, precisely, actually, […]

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