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Once upon a time, a fella stopped making excuses...

…and started putting things into action. Dear readers, this month I turned 30. This quarter-life crisis hit a few weeks earlier when I was thinking about all the things I’d like to learn and how little I had done to effect this learning. 247 more words

I've Got Hurt Feelings.

I’m offended.

I’m offended by all the people who keep saying they’re offended.

Actually, I’m just bored of it. Really bored of it.

‘Outraged’ and ‘offended’ are the… 539 more words

Nick Jefferson


The reinvention begins! Even with all the academic requirements due tomorrow, I still found the time to go to the sugar salon after what has been almost about 5 months. 1,058 more words


The Art of Reinvention

On a hot humid night in 1981 I had come to the end of a two year posting in Hong Kong and I was now boarding the plane to take me home.  622 more words


Why It's Never Too Late to Change Professions

Waking up to the same old dream that you’ll be doing the same repetitive task day-in and day-out. It’s the Sisyphean nightmare that some psychologist might claim is a by-product of our careers becoming too mundane, too repetitive. 428 more words


Act Two Begins When You Say So

“There are no second acts in American lives.”

  • F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Last Tycoon, 1941

“I once thought that there were no second acts in American lives, but there was certainly to be a second act to New York’s boom days.” 1,081 more words


Open Submissions for Reinvention Guest Posts

Hi everyone!  This December I will be starting up a new feature for Paperbacks and Wine- themed months!  

The first monthly theme will be “Reinvention” and I welcome any and all of you to submit your guest post.   38 more words