Happy Birthday To Blog


One year ago today, I sat nervously in front of the WordPress admin page and clicked “publish” for the first time. Would anybody read it? Would anybody care?

My first post was called I’m Just Getting Warmed Up, the title of which is a nod to Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade, a character played by Al Pacino in the 1992 film, Scent Of A Woman.

Reading back over that first post, I am pleased with how true I’ve been able to keep to the mission I laid out 365 days ago. I really had no idea what to expect from what I set out to do, but it has been one of the greatest experiences of my life so far. And yes, people read it and yes, they care. […]