When A Milestone Is A Millstone

Last week I celebrated my birthday. A milestone. Yet it felt a little like a millstone. It was something to look forward to but yet I also felt some dread. I didn’t feel comfortable publicly declaring my age. Yet, I look great. I feel great. I am doing great things. Why should a little thing like age be…

Thinking Out Loud (Olympic Edition)

Thinking out loud about… USA’s 30+ medals at the Olympics whereas Brazil isn’t in the top ten.  Actually, Brazil is in 21st place with 3 medals so far.  There should be a rule about not overshadowing the host or something. Okay, I know that’s ridiculous but… it just feels bad.  Speaking of Olympics, I want to be…