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A State Of The Union In Three Forms

Depending on when you’re reading this, POTUS 46 will either be delivering the speech on Tuesday, March 1 or has already done so. Regardless, I’d like to share briefly three examples to help you gauge and measure our current moment under broadly similar conditions. The examples fit around a set of criteria. 1) a major […]

A People And Two Lifes

Regardless of where you are with the pandemic today, one point we can agree on is the difficulty it’s presented to the American people. Think about your view of and attitude toward the pandemic, whatever your stance on the topic. You could agree that “difficult” describes it. Think also about people who disagree with you. […]

Sr And Jr

Sr. and Jr. The distinction between them can be as vast as the universe. That’s not a bad thing, just a real thing. I thought I’d share a short but true story with you about the gap. To start, full disclosure: I’m not a Kennedy guy. Still, I can appreciate without being a supporter. Moreover, […]

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July 1

For him, it was a long day on a business trip. Hoping to find new clients, maybe yes, maybe no. Now, moon rising, he's lonely being away from his family. He's 36 years old, stuck for tonight in a small, isolated coastal town. In a guest room strange to him with a candle glowing next to the bed, he … [READ MORE]