Reflecting on 2018 and Planning 2019

I've gotten into doing these goal setting things at the beginning of the years. I like doing them publicly. It pushes me a bit more to complete them. Unfortunately, last year I didn't think of or publish my goals until a couple months after the beginning of the year. So,…

A New Year

Since time immemorial we've set New Year's resolutions. We've set goals for ourselves, hoping to accomplish them in the upcoming year. I, like most, am no different. I have my own goals, my own aspirations. But, year after year I would find myself looking back and wondering if I had…

Friends of James

I was finally back in London after the wedding of a century and a horrible experience with airlines. But, I had no time to deal with jetlag and a small cold that had consumed me. It was time for Malta. When Johnny invited me to Carnival a few months ago…