Death Becomes Me My beautiful tabby cat, Sammy, would great me most mornings with a subtle bite to my cheek. The other mornings it was a swift paw, always claws out, across my nose. Then one day he was gone. I searched the entire house calling out his name. “Sammy!” “Sammy, where are you?” [...]
In real life I have 14 Facebook friends and 56 people who now follow me on Twitter, yet I am a social media expert. Most of the connections I have are acquaintances I have met over the years due to my investment banking career, or my Chief Executive Officer or Chief Operating Officer roles. [...]
Earlier today I was listening to a local radio station, 101.3 KDWB. I love the Dave Ryan in the Morning radio show and have interacted a fair amount on Twitter with Dave Ryan, Falen Bonsett and Steve-O LaTart. On the show this morning, they were talking about “7 Words That Women Hate” and while [...]
The date was January 12, 1995. Although a cold, Minnesota January evening, I inhaled and exhaled quietly into the Minnesota night. My shallow breaths produced a vaporish like cloud, slowly dissipating with each step closer to my Isuzu pickup truck. Cars were buzzing by me on East Seventh Street, as I was wondered where all these people were going. My light beige truck...