What’s in Your Bucket, Part 2

I realized that I mentioned working on a bucket list and even mentioned some items on it, but I didn’t provide my list.  Of course, I was still working on it when I wrote the first post, but I now have 100 things, so I figured that I would post it below.  I did include…

He (or She) Who Hesitates is Lost

For the last few weeks, I’ve been scrambling to finish a draft of my current play to submit to the RBC Tarragon playwriting contest.  First prize is $3000 and a year’s worth of dramaturgical feedback from Tarragon’s Literary Manager.  It’s the second part of the prize that really excites me.  Even if I don’t win,…

What’s in Your Bucket?

When I turned forty, I realized that I needed to get started on some of those things that I was going to do “one of these days”.  Middle age was officially about to start and I hadn’t really made much of a concerted effort to get things done.  The thing I picked?  Run a marathon.…

How to be Great

I’ve been meaning to review the book Great by Choice by Jim Collins and Morten T. Hansen for some time.  I read it last year.  Okay, I listened to it.  But it was the unabridged version and it was excellently read by Jim Collins.  I loved, loved, loved this book.  I loved it so much…