December 2011

Steve Jobs taught me ten lessons

  The excellent biography of Steve Jobs, published earlier this year spoke volumes to me. I learned ten life lessons by reading about this great man’s life. Passion pays off. Jobs believed in his cause. He had set backs but …

The Night Before Christmas

A Moment in Time took place on Dec 23, 1823. An author named Clement C. Moore did not have a computer or iPad, but he wrote something huge that changed our lives. It was published anonymously. The place was Troy. …

The Christmas Tree

Life is filled with many lessons. One such lesson took place not so long ago when I was running in the dark, training for my 80th marathon. It was early in the morning. I was nearing the end of a …

Marriage is about small changes

Two men met not so long ago. The timing of this meeting was perfect. One of the men was going through a very difficult time in his marriage. Things were not going well at all. He and his wife did …

To My Friends

Henry Ford once said  “ Your friend is the person who brings out the best in you” It has also been said that our Facebook friends are not really friends. I disagree 100%. Recently I posted a blog I wrote …