2020-10-10: Taking a moment to thank @patrickrhone for a recent book recommendation. You know which one. Because …

2020-05-15: Things I Have Learned Relocating To Mostly Rural Michigan: - Lots of farms from which one can …

2020-04-26: I’ve been inspired recently by the remodeling done by @patrickrhone. I am confident no good will …

2020-04-10: Today’s Plan: 71 action items to prep for the movers tomorrow. Today’s Reality: 8 solid hours …

2020-04-10: “Moving in the Time of Coronavirus” Some thoughts on leaving the place you love… …

2020-04-05: The Great Quarantine of 2020 is a pain. But, one HUGE benefit has been when my daughter comes into …

2020-04-05: Moving is a pain. But, one benefit has been The Great Purge of 2020. It’s forced me to …

2020-04-04: I’ve been absent from here as of late. My apologies. A lot has happened. We’re moving north to …

2019-09-04: When I grow up, I want to be Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow. Granted, it’s a …

2019-06-27: After months of deliberation and ranting about Wordpress, I’m back… to… using… …

2019-02-16: Peanuts Observation: Peppermint Patty is truly a wretched being. What was Schulz thinking?

2019-02-05: It is indeed a banner day in my world. Benjamin Dreyer AND Cal Newport? This is awesome!!!!

2019-02-04: Normally I’d wait until Friday to share this one… but THIS is THE book review of the …

2019-01-29: We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. — Kurt Vonnegut, …

2019-01-05: Finishing up Churchill and Orwell: The Fight For Freedom by Thomas E. Ricks. The Afterword might be …

2018-12-31: Yep… she’s definitely my daughter. When she does things like this I have to restrain myself …

2018-12-30: These are the pajama pants I wear when I have one of these weird idiopathic chronic pain days. …

2018-12-30: Gotta get that word count in before church. Wonder where she gets that from?

2018-12-30: Ah yes… it’s time for my annual “Wake up with idiopathic excruciating body aches and chills …

2018-12-29: Even after seeing The Amazing Sladek over 20 times, the man still causes me to fear for his life. …

2018-12-29: At beautiful FedEx Forum on Beale Street in Memphis. Down here watching the possible NBA Rookie of …

2018-12-29: 2019 Goals I’ve looked back. Now I look forward. And question my sanity on one particular …

2018-12-29: Observation: “Big and Tall” clothing stores are not “Big OR Tall” clothing stores. I’m now back to …

2018-12-28: Sometimes you build a shrine so you remember what (and who) truly matters.

2018-12-28: It’s time for my annual destruction of my home office. Dear people… pray for me as I try to …

2018-12-27: 2018: Most Influential Book The book I read this past year that altered the way I view the world. …

2018-12-27: Lemme try this again: 2018 - Year In Review In which I discuss changing priorities, replacing all of …

2018-12-26: My Memphis Grizzlies have played on Dec. 26 for the past decade. They’ve lost seven straight. …

2018-12-26: High 5, Low 5, Fist Bump, Nose Boop. Always results in belly laughter. And joy.

2018-12-26: Currently Reading: The minor, Boxing Day, update.

2018-12-25: It was as good a day as any to resume daily training for RAGBRAI 2019.

2018-12-25: New hat. No apologies.

2018-12-25: The toddler has been sick the past few days. No appetite. Wouldn’t drink anything. This …

2018-12-25: It was a very Penguin Random House Christmas. So much to look forward to in the coming weeks!

2018-12-25: All I really needed for Christmas.

2018-12-25: On Sharing Knowledge And The Daily Gift “Therefore I summon you, not merely that you may derive benefit, but that you may confer …

2018-12-24: Christmas Eve - Essential Guidance “I implore you to take whatever action you need to take to …

2018-12-23: Workflow Further explanation on a Bear, Dropbox, Blot workflow; why it might or might not work for …

2018-12-23: Today, we convert the crib into a full-size bed for the toddler. I’m not handling this very well at …

2018-12-23: A good way to start an early day.

2018-12-22: House of Salt and Sorrows A couple of years ago, my wife started something. I kept going to work. …

2018-12-22: There are those days when I have all the best intentions to be productive. Then the body and brain …

2018-12-22: Woke up to a pot of strong coffee, a list of tasks I want to do and a day in which to do them.

2018-12-21: Friday Night Review - 12.21.2018 Like pre-masticated paste… but… no… hopefully, not like …

2018-12-20: Two Years. It’s been two years since I made a series of life-altering decisions…

2018-12-19: I know I’m repeating myself… but people… @Blot is the best $20 I’ve spent on ANYTHING …

2018-12-17: I got me a @blot account. I wrote me a rant. It felt good. Why Gutenberg Was The Last Straw. Thanks …

2018-12-17: I am exceedingly close to ditching Wordpress and moving to @blot permanently based on what I learned …

2018-12-17: Spent some time this morning pondering @blot as per suggestions. Highly intrigued as to the …

2018-12-01: Just Data To Be Manipulated. An excoriation of modern sales management featuring the work of Neal …

2018-11-16: Metrics For Those Keeping Score - 11.16.2018. A substitution for the usual Friday Night Review. A …

2018-11-10: Friday Night Review: 11.09.2018. Unfortunately, before we see that which is revolutionary… we have …

2018-11-03: Friday Night Review 11.02.2018. Resistance ain’t bluffing. It plays for keeps.

2018-10-27: Friday Night Review - 10.28.2018 With yet another tip of the hat to @annie Your blog is a blessing …

2018-10-24: Observation: If you’re a father of a toddler and you want your heart ripped out, attend the …

2018-10-23: I married a woman who understands my rage a publishers who do not put a proper colophon page in …

2018-10-15: My Uber driver this morning from Cameroon: “I drive the car. I go home. I eat the rice. I read the …

2018-10-14: Up early… getting those mental reps in before a busy Sunday. I find the Stoicism today most …

2018-10-11: The toddler just looked at me and asked “You okay?” I responded “I’m okay. Are you okay?” Response …

2018-10-11: Most valuable lesson I’ve learned in 2018: If @patrickrhone says I should read a certain …

2018-10-08: The two year old toddler just told her mother “Get in the kitchen!” This will not end well.

2018-10-06: How we do preseason basketball (and regular season basketball) in Memphis. Fried chicken, Jerry Lee …

2018-09-30: I came to Chicago. I did what had to be done. My work here is finished.

2018-09-29: Hello Chicago. It’s been a while. Good to see you again.

2018-09-25: The toddler is VERY concerned for Spock. Haven’t we all been concerned for Spock from time to time?

2018-09-23: Sunday Morning: Some sentences, some ideas and a list of action items.

2018-09-22: So many commonalities between The Typewriter Manifesto and the Indieweb. So so so many.

2018-09-20: One of only three Ampex ONE TRACK reel-to-reel recorders from Sun Studios in Memphis. Discovered …

2018-09-15: Saturday Reading. A stack of index cards, a marker, a good pen, relative quiet (I do have a toddler) …

2018-09-13: It’s All A Stacked Deck Dylan knew what was up back in 1989…. like so many others …

2018-09-10: My Micro Monday recommendation is @patrickrhone, whose work I deeply respect.

2018-09-09: Sometimes when I watch Sesame Street with my two-year old daughter, I ask myself “Is this what an …

2018-09-08: The two-year old just pulled me close and quietly whispered, “Open… your ears.” It’s bedtime, …

2018-09-07: Twitter often feels like that garbage dump where you occasionally find a Rolex. Found one!

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2018-09-06: My hope for you all…. for every single one of you…. is that you find as much joy in …

2018-09-05: Those four morning essentials: Coffee, journal, The Daily Stoic and glucometer. I can survive the …

2018-09-04: So this is how I start…. I follow @patrickrhone and then start following everyone he follows. I can …

2018-09-04: Well… this place certainly seems interesting. And much more sane.