A New Year! 2019 goals & 2018 highlights

While 2018 was certainly weird, it was transformationally weird. I’m not quite sure how to express it any other way. I’m so very thankful for family love, acceptance, and honesty. 2018 Highlights Very top of the list was more engagement with the kids & grandkids. That was my #1 goal for 2018. It was a…

Studying for the Law School Admission Test

Words matter. The day after my last post I had an epiphany, a really major epiphany. Huge. So huge I had to gather my thoughts before I could put it here. Why the loss of publishing hit me so hard emotionally? Because words matter. When I went into publishing decades ago, there were only three…

Podcasts remind me of old-time radio shows. I wonder … hmmm…

I’ve been listening to a podcast series on podcasting basics and it is turning out to be far more interesting than I thought it would be! I’d only listened to a few podcasts prior and thought they were kind of cool; I wanted to learn more. I started my media career in radio at the…

Is my paper bias showing? Probably.

As much as I appreciate the all-access media of today, I do miss traditional magazines and vetted publishing. At a more base level, I simply miss the ink on paper, that distinctly awful, yet wonderful smell of the books as the roll off the presses; yes, the stories are still there, we just have to…