When Your Life Flashes, Let It Mean Something

Waking up today to NPR and BBC notifications of the act of terrorism committed in Las Vegas reminds me that life could be short and nothing is guaranteed. While I can't just get up and go an irresponsible adventure across the world, I refuse to live unhappily.

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#TrendingThursday 2.0 – Num. 11

Whether you're trying to be more productive in the office or take off and travel the world in the most creative fashion possible, this week's trending articles have something for you (or at least someone you know).

The (Real) Reason You Have Opportunity

I shouldn't be better off simply because I was born to certain parents in a certain state in a certain country. And, if I am better off because of that alone, then I have a responsibility to help make my fellow (wo)man better.

Did You Ever Think?

Living is pretty cool like that. It forces you to put things in perspective, see where you've come from, where you are, and realize that, though life has its ebbs and flows, it could always be worse and it will always get better.

The Flight Back

Today, I'm flying from BNA to IAD to RDU. Yeah Around two hours in the air and three in the airports. Now, while I may need a nap, that is time time I can commit to getting work done and know that, for at least two of those hours, no one can bother me. Whether … Continue reading The Flight Back

The Maturation of My Luggage

Jansport backpacks are cool for school. Gym bags are great for the gym. But, as you get older, it's time to start allowing your luggage to mature. Not saying you have to purchase leather pieces. I was fortunate enough to have been gifted the three main leather pieces in the photo above. The backpack was … Continue reading The Maturation of My Luggage