Before You Know It

This past week, I celebrated my twenty-ninth birthday, marking the beginning of the final year of my first adult epoch. That seems an odd thing to celebrate. Our twenties are generally thought to be characterized by curiosity, eagerness, openness, and naivety. And mine has certainly been all of those. We are constantly seeking to learn, seeking …

One Little Blip

Think about the largest crowd you’ve ever been a part of. Outdoor concerts, festivals, parades. Maybe a stadium at a football game. Maybe New Years Eve in Manhattan. What was the crowd doing? Maybe marching, maybe cheering, maybe standing in groups listening to music. Did you feel that bizarre, out-of-body sensation of being a tiny …

Maybe This Year

Its here! We made it! Another Winter successfully survived, and now Spring has officially sprung. The sun is strengthening, the temperature is steadily rising, garments are becoming increasingly thin, and their layers are lessening. Thinking about it now, doesn’t it always seem to have been a long Winter? Yes, I understand that Charleston Winters are neither …

Decisions at The Domain

This past week, I traveled for work for this first time with my new company. The trip was to be a high-level 2017 planning session of sorts that included many VPs and Directors of Engineering, Program/Project Management, Product Marketing, and Product Management. While we did our annual Global Product Management team event week only a …

Everything at Once

With the start of the new year not long ago, like many others, I made a few resolutions to focus on in the new year. Other than the generic spend less money and be healthier, I noted for myself the unique goal of making progress towards the purchase of a new primary residence in downtown Charleston. I …

Winter Reunion

Last week, I went snowboarding for the first time since 2012. Five years ago. Thinking about all the craziness in my life that has occurred since the last time I was on a board, I really didn’t know what to expect. My friends from Thunderbird have taken a winter sports trip every year since graduating …