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Tell me about your tools

A few months back I was at a conference called Pressnomics. It’s an absolutely fantastic event not only for the solid presentations, but the hallway conversations had at this event are better than any I’ve at any other event ever. At the end of one of the days of presentations there was an after party.…

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Making connections

I want to point back to a post from a couple days ago. In it I spoke about reconnecting with my biological father after roughly 35 years. Like most of my personal posts, I wrote it for myself as a way to help process some of the feelings I have been having about the situation. But…

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Crossfit, Pain & Depression

For many of us tech folk, our hobbies usually revolve around our day to day work. For example, at my past several jobs, my work was building websites. Then, in my spare time, I’d build websites. Doesn’t sound like much of a break, does it? About 2 years ago, I found CrossFit. It was exactly…

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Hello, 35 years later

As I said before, it’s been a pretty interesting year. And if I’m going to tell you all the interesting bits, I may as well start with the biggie. For this one, you may need to grab a cup of coffee and sit back. There’s a fair bit of back story. So much so, I’m…

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And so it begins. Again.

“On Monday, I’m going to start that new diet.” “On January 1st, I’m signigng up for the gym.” “After this pack of cigarettes, I’m not buying another pack.” It’s so easy to say all those things, but way harder to look at the clock and realize that it’s 10:51 PM on a Monday night and decide…

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