Catching a Break

I know what it’s like to feel like I’ve “caught a break” when I needed it most. It was that friendly conversation or an introduction or a firm handshake that could do the trick.

Or, in the larger examples, opportunities to work with folk(s) that I had no business working with, for whatever reason. I have felt that way for as long as I can remember.

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On Sunsetting Projects

There’s no easy way to “sunset” digital projects just as there’s no easy way to remove an arm or a leg from your body.

This might sound extreme but you may also empathize with the emotional challenge of closing down something that you’ve worked so hard to give birth to. There’s just simply no “right” way to do it.

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It’s been 45 days since I last had a drink and the clarity that I have, the joy that I have in my heart, and the excitement that I feel as a result of my (ongoing) decision to remove alcohol from my life is, well… intoxicating.

I’ve struggled with the idea of sharing this publicly and it took some time to get used to the idea (I even teased it a bit here) but today I finally decided to do it:

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