Stuff I like a bit too much: Cigars

January 16, 2017

I’ve never really written about cigars. Yes, it’s a bad vice that I have, and I truly am working on slowing down on the smoking, but alas, I’m human. I’m asked several times a year “John, what’s a good cigar you’d recommend” and the only answer to that question is this, first, find you a […]

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Born under a bad sign?

January 14, 2017

I’m starting to enjoy January. This is a pretty big deal for me since I’ve always considered myself something of a “Fall” season person. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m well past my postmodern teenage angst years. I’m not skulking about all moody and shit, I’m feeling cautiously optimistic. Things have settled a bit on […]

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Adieu 2016

December 26, 2016

It’s time to bid farewell to 2016. To “borrow” a quote from the blogosphere, I’m glad this “dumpster fire of a year” is finally over. I was done with this year when it started. I’m glad it is finally over. Yes, there were amazing moments, but unfortunately, my friends and family were on the receiving […]

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Another Trip Around The Sun

October 21, 2016

I celebrated another trip around the sun this past Monday. It’s been a crazy busy year here in Miami and I’ve neglected my writing so I figured that I’ll take a few moments to catch you up on what’s been happening here in the 305 (in no particular order): Good managers know how to keep […]

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Three Boys from Miami

September 4, 2016

I had a chance to chat with some old friends a few weeks ago. We managed to all get on a quick skype-type call to say hello, make fun of each other, and commiserate on how busy our lives have become. Seems I have this conversation a lot these days. We all grew up together, […]

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