Not So Personal

Iceland: The Plan For Iceland

Thursday Aug 10, 2017 - 11:20 AM

Mandela EffectIceland: A place like this feels like it has more opportunities for wonder: less tread upon by man and; more shadows where magic can spring from.

Tech, Pop-Culture and Marketing

Billing Your Marketer

Friday May 9, 2014 - 9:53 AM

With cold calling, I feel like the guy that jumps in to every room like it's an orgy after dropping my pants to put everyone in the mood. I hate is so much, that when I am cold-called, a mean streak in me comes out.

The Brass Ring

Friday May 9, 2014 - 1:32 AM

I’m coming off of a period of some hard, unrewarding work. It leaves me wondering, “How do I succeed?” It’s not mysterious alchemy. But I like to remind myself of what success looks like and what it looks like to see the brass ring and bat it out of the way.

Viewport Based Widths

Wednesday May 7, 2014 - 3:55 PM

Viewport SizingToday's post is late and rushed. Why? I have been sentenced to making a web page look EXACTLY like the print incarnation. Don't get me started on the deeper issues of readability and user engagement. Let's say you have a simple problem: that problem is to make text match a set width or height regardless of the view screen's size. The answer: using CSS and the viewport sizing.

For Immediate Release

Tuesday May 6, 2014 - 10:35 AM

This just in!In the era before Yahoo and Google, press releases were a means to achieve free public relations. They are the granddaddy of public relations writing vehicles.

Why Are There No Neanderthal Ghosts?

Monday May 5, 2014 - 12:33 PM

Neanderthal manI have a theory about why we don't see spectral Neanderthals tromping through gothic mansions.


My Personal Stuff

Last Christmas

Thursday Dec 20, 2018 - 6:04 PM

This Christmas I think about past Christmases. Every day is indelible and unique. So is every Christmas.