The Karmic Year

I'm learning to live without you now But I miss you sometimes. And the more I know, the less I understand All the things I thought I knew I'm learning again. " --Don Henley, The Heart of the Matter We've all been cautioned about the number 13. It brings bad luck, right? Walk under a …

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2012: The Year in Lessons

"Still, I am learning." -- Michelangelo What a difference a year makes. I wrote an upbeat post about this time last year, something I hoped contained a positive message. But I'll admit now, I struggled with it. You wouldn't think writing something positive would have been so difficult at that time; after all, the last …

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San Diego State

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes."  -- Marcel Proust San Diego State University. When I typed those four words into a Google search 13 years ago, I did so with intrigue. I'd just spent a 15-minute car ride listening to my idol describe this college …

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