The Past and Present (Christmas) of New York


The view from the 38th floor of an apartment building in downtown Manhattan strikes two very different chords with me – one of disappointment and one of great hope. I’ll start with the former so I can end on a positive note (always a good policy, but also the way I hope things turn out). … Continue reading

Traveling Heroes: Respect and Gratitude to our Armed Forces


When you see a soldier in an airport, make sure he or she knows how much you appreciate what they’re leaving to do.