Posts tagged with birthday
21 September 2014 - Birthday Retrospective, Part XXXVIII
The world is awash in oysters ready to be cracked, but the full flowering of success comes when people realize that the possibilities that seemed so important in their youth aren’t the things that are important later in life.
16 September 2012 - Annual Birthday Reflection, 2012 Edition
So. Yesterday marked the beginning of year No. 36. All things considered, No. 35 was refreshingly solid.
19 September 2011 - Annual Birthday Reflection, version 35.0
On account of my Vegas vacation, I was unable to perform my annual birthday blog post, a tradition extending back to 2006. But let not your hearts be troubled: Here’s the post, albeit delayed a bit. Forgive me; I’m old. Never assume you’re sitting pretty, particularly in politically charged environments. At the hospital, for example, […]
18 September 2011 - Jason’s Vegas Vacation: A Recap
And all told, after all the cigars and gambling and drinking and fine dining, I came home only $200 lighter than when I left. Not bad. Not bad, at all — and perhaps a harbinger of good things to come for the second half of my useful life.
19 September 2010 - Obligatory (Belated) Birthday Reflection
Wednesday last, I turned the big three-four. As has been my habit since launching A Mild Voice of Reason in February 2006, I post an annual reflection on the year gone and the year ahead. Herewith some points of interest. The last year has been much like the Catholic observance of Advent: A time of […]