So hard work and grit bring success? You don’t say…

Self-motivation and the Courage to fail are keys to success I love the word gritty. Great word. Or grittier, grittiness, grittiest, grittylicious. I love my literature gritty, my sports heroes, my movies, my favorite historical leaders, my preferred works of art, my bars, and my women. This tendency or allure is probably because I have also livedContinue reading “So hard work and grit bring success? You don’t say…”

Writing a novel is like starting a business (Hint- it’s hard)

I love it when people say, “Yeah, I need to write my book.” Oh, I love it. Makes me feel, I don’t know, happy in an evil sort of way yet sad, because they probably will and it will become a bestseller.

Owning your own business takes passion…

…but make sure it is for the right parts. You have probably heard the phrase, “Make the business work for you, not the other way around.” That is a nice saying. What, with eleven words and all, a comma, and even a period. But the reality is, sometimes your passion means having to work incrediblyContinue reading “Owning your own business takes passion…”

Well, well, well. 1st Entry

A journey can only be a journey when there is motion -existential or kinetic- and it is the dynamic I want for this blog; to turn the wheels. I want to make this place an honest look at the human experience through what I hope is a unique perspective of having owned two restaurants, servedContinue reading “Well, well, well. 1st Entry”