Archive for July 2015

Persistence and Its Rewards

The popular phrase proclaims that “Good things come to those who wait.” That may well be true, but if good things come to those of us who wait around, then they come by mere chance. If it were up to me and brief addendum should be attached to the end of that statement: “and try.”... Read more »

What If I Didn't See About That Girl?

A few months back I wrote a post about how I met a girl at a bar. The pretext for that post was to write about the most memorable night of my life. However, by the end of the post I’d begun to consider what might have happened had I not met her at that... Read more »

What's Wrong with Inaction?

Longform, which just happens to be one of the best websites in this galaxy, recently posted an old interview with George Carlin. With his right-on social commentary, it’s no surprise that a quote from the interview caught my attention. “It’s the American view that everything has to keep climbing: productivity, profits, even comedy. No time... Read more »