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  • Age: 29
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The simple truth.....

“The simple truth is, not all of us become the men we once hoped we might be…” Capt. Jack Aubrey / I am not a huge Russell Crow fan, but I have to be honest he plays in movies that I enjoy. This quote has been on my mind a lot lately. Mostly because I have not become the man that I once hoped that I would be. When I was younger I thought that I would be successful, intelligent, and eager for l…
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The Things They Carried....

I doubt that Joe McNally remember the first time I met him. It was in Singapore at a one day conference with Louis Pang. After the day was over and I had asked Drew about his recommendations for a Sashimi place, I gave Joe my copy of The Moment it Clicks, and he flipped to the page where he usually signs them and there was a huge hand written quote in it. / I heard him mutter, “What the hell?”…
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The Picture that Started it All...

I have been writing a lot of letters to Joe McNally as of late. He told me to keep in touch so that is what I have been doing. I know he is busy and he hasn’t written me back, now worries I am still going to write to him. Eventually with enough luck, he’ll write me one day without the words “stop send me emails.” / But for now I am sharing modified versions of the letters …
Posted about 3 years – 1 comments

Ramblings on Life...

Known only to my wife and I, I proposed to my wife in Dublin just six or seven months after I met her (that is before I went to Iraq for those keeping tally.) / I never told anyone where or when I actually proposed to her, mostly to protect myself from my parents who had just dealt with me and my calling of a previous wedding just a year prior. I did it with a plastic ring while we sat on couch i…
Posted about 3 years – 1 comments