Leaving Las Vegas … Looking back on four days in the desert

As the Airbus 320, flying as Jet Blue Flight 611, made its way over the Utah mountains, banking towards lower Nevada, the lights down below finally came into view. With every drop in descent, they grew brighter and brighter until right before landing when the city below became clear as day, even in the darkness …

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“Sausage Party” was missing something. Maybe it was the weed

Twice over the course of the last 10 years, I've smoked a little bit of weed. Both times, which occurred in social settings when I was offered a hit or two, will be left unexplained to protect the innocent. But, as much as I smoked from age 19 to 39, I'd say I'm a big proponent …

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CHRISTMAS IN FLORIDA: The Mom, The Movie and The Man

There is 90 minutes left on this Christmas Day and I'm thinking a lot about fate. Yesterday, as some of you may have read, I found myself behind the car of a family who had lost their son to cancer five years ago. (If you didn't read it, you can click here to read it …

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On October 3rd, I Was Again Reminded Of How Old I Am

It happened while I perusing Twitter during the early morning hours of, well, October 3rd. It started with a high school athlete who follows me and she had posted to all her followers something about "On October 3rd, he asked me what day it was." A few posts later somebody had retweeted E! Online, making …

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