Month: October 2017

What’s in a Name 

I attribute my mastery of spelling, in part, to the fact that I have been spelling my first and last names almost since the moment I could speak. Despite the fact that my first name is much easier to pronounce… Read More ›

I Survived

There are various phrases used to describe the second year of certain periods in life.  The Terrible Twos.  The Sophomore Slump.  The Honeymoon Phase.  I have yet to find the phrase that is applicable to the second year after being… Read More ›


For the second time this week, I took advantage of the above normal temperatures, blue skies, and enough daylight to get in a long trail run after work.  I couldn’t wait to hit the trails, which is why I was… Read More ›