Extra Points: Abandon Ship

I was on the ferry over the weekend when from my car I heard the announcement by the captain that the crew would be performing an abandon ship drill. They were recruiting passengers to help; I now wish I had volunteered since it might have helped this missive! Next...

Extra Points: En Fuego

This past Saturday, ten of us from our neighborhood got together on a beautiful night to sit outside around an open fire and enjoy each other’s company with a few adult beverages and lots of food. It’s one of the things we love about our neighborhood. As...

Extra Points: Eye of the Tiger

For a period of about 10 years, Tiger Woods was the best golfer in the world. Arguably, he was the best athlete in the world. He was dominant; to the point of being super human in his play and stoic personality. And then came the fall. Both personal and physical...

Extra Points: Exit Plan

I’m doing an inordinate amount of air travel over the next six weeks. It often comes in chunks and I’m in a chunk! It’s interesting that most people ignore the safety information given by flight attendants prior to departure. Most of us have flown enough to know the...