Kickin’ The Can Down The Road…

I don’t know about you, but it seems like we’re approaching some kind of a record for the use of lame expressions during a campaign year. The one that annoys me the most this year is, “Kickin’ the can down the road…” It isn’t the metaphor itself that bothers me. Politicians have been “Kickin’” that…

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2:45 A.M.

Standing at the kitchen counter at 2:45 in the morning, staring out the window at the rain with a glass of water in your hand isn’t exactly the kind of place you would think a flood of positive emotions about our industry would wash over you. I certainly didn’t think it would happen to me,…

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An Act of Not So Random Kindness…

It’s odd when doing something almost entirely for someone else: someone you don’t know and most likely will never meet, feels uncomfortable. But, there are times the discomfort is more than acceptable. This is one of them. One of those acts of random kindness that is as compelling as it is noble or majestic.I’m just…

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Sunday in the Park… With Whom?

Every so often… Actually, more like two or three times a year, my wife gets an uncontrollable urge to visit the Descanso Gardens in La Canada/Flintridgem, just off the 210 Freeway. If you’re from this part of Southern California you are probably already familiar with the Gardens. If you aren’t, you should be. If you…

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