“The further one goes, the less one knows.” Lao Tzu

It’s the time of year when we are urged to shop. We can shop online. We can place orders by phone. We might even go old school and (more…)


“Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.” Robert Louis Stevenson

We’re always facing failure. If my relationship hadn’t failed three months after my arrival here in 1992, you would likely not be reading this note. Some of us (more…)


“What wound did ever heal but by degrees?” William Shakespeare

It’s time to decompress. We had another big weekend that was much different from a lot of big weekends so far this year. Our community is finding its (more…)