I was a completely autonomous duct work fabricator for close to 15 years. Today, I have two young men working for me. They are good workers. They are also new to HVAC and ductwork fabrication. We've had our moments. Most days I feel part boss; part teacher; part social worker; part manager; part parent; and … Continue reading We All Learn Differently
I just started writing this morning before opening the shop for the day. Nothing in particular, just what was on my mind at that time. It's not something I do often. But it is something I need to do more. A rough narrative started to emerge. Nothing spectacular, but something. So much so that I … Continue reading Being Creative Isn’t Hard
Sunday has become my favorite day. I wake up whenever I want; I go for a walk, maybe a run; then I grab a coffee on my way home; I swing on my porch swing while reading; sometimes I just sit; I do some work, usually of the paper variety; I read some more; I … Continue reading The Power of Sunday
I've never thought to myself, "what will tomorrow's blog say?" It's probably the reason I've always had trouble keeping one of these things going. It's strange, to me anyway, that I can discipline myself in many things, but others elude me so easily. I've found methods that work for my diet and exercise, but this … Continue reading Starting The Streak
I've deleted everything. Like my real life, so too is my digital life. I have one real life. I have one digital life. Time to start things over again.