Sweatpants Athlete

Who Do Your Work For?

No, I’m not asking about your boss, organization or company… I want to know why you work. Let me add some perspective to my question, courtesy of the Greeks: “Where there are kings, there must be the greatest cowards. For men’s souls are enslaved and refuse to run risks readily and recklessly to increase the…

Empty water aisle at Walmart

My Hurricane Isaac Experience

September 3, 2012 When we moved to New Orleans three years ago, we did so knowing we could experience a hurricane or two. Most people live in areas where natural disasters are possible, so we didn’t let that stop us. We were excited to see what the hype of one of America’s most celebrated cities…