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Kids passed us in the sand, observing

The pillars of directionlessness

While their parents trailed behind.

One unending dune hid from view

The sun, but not its long light while I pulled… 154 more words


When It’s Time To Quit Your Sh**** Job

Wow. Wow. Wow. Wow. W O W. How relieved do I feel to say, without any regret, that I quit my f****** job… but really, I have been waiting to write this blog for way too long. 1,364 more words


Life Lessons I Learned in 2017

Whenever I enter a new year, I like to reflect on the things I have learned. I use this as a way of finding closure, but it also keeps me thankful as it reminds me of all the opportunities I have been given to learn and grow. 679 more words



On January 31st, I hoped on a plane from Toronto to Chicago where I sat beside a businessman who taught me some extra tricks of the travel trade and helped me get to my connecting flight on time. 1,495 more words


Feeling My Oats

This series of memoir is about Being Married, it’s not about Barbershop. My 25 years in the barbershop world is a subject of great interest – to me – but it is not the subject of this series. 870 more words


Thomas Keller's Masterclass

In the culinary world, there are some very notable chefs – but few who can come close to the accomplishments of Thomas Keller.  Among many other fantastic restaurants, Chef Keller founded the famous restaurant… 243 more words