As we become “wise and experienced adults” we tend to think that the best lessons are from our professional life. The longer I live, the more I recognize some of the best stuff happened before I was twenty. Here’s an example from a simple story shared with me by a friend back in my boyhood town … Read moreDriving With Donuts
When I was a very small boy something very insignificant happened that changed the course of my life. We were poor. Not dirt po’, not sharecropper po’, but we didn’t have much money. My father had been gone a long time, my now-single mother, and her mother, and my older brother were now my only … Read moreStop Dialing It Back.
memories of Thomas Leonard on this 10th anniversary of his passing Thomas Leonard was not yet 48 years old when he died suddenly of a massive heart attack on February 11, 2003. I had met him only once, and briefly, a couple of years earlier. The closest I ever came to a personal conversation with … Read moreRemembering “t” – Thomas Leonard