The Second Step

Any worthwhile endeavor begins as an act of faith. We can’t see the finish line. It’s too far away, around a blind corner, and shrouded in darkness. Too often, we…

Inch by Inch, Row by Row

This summer I watched an amazing feat of architectural engineering just outside my bedroom window. A colony¬†of wasps built a nest up under the eaves, protected from the wind and…

Come Out Of The Shadows

A lot of aspiring artists and would-be entrepreneurs spend years, even decades, lurking in the shadows, toiling away at their beautiful craft in obscurity and darkness. They hide in their…