A Life-Charged Book in the Works

Well the timing couldn’t be better on the launch of this new blog. I set up “The Life-Charged Life” here at WordPress just a week ago, because my “Blogger” host site crashed and stayed down way too long. I picked the title based on my own observations regarding the question, “If I had to narrow…

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The Emperor is Stark Naked!

All that glitters is not gold: A few days ago I was talking with a friend about (yes, I’m embarrassed to admit this…) economics. I’m not exactly a math genius, but I do personally know the dean of the Columbia University Graduate School of Business – he’s a brother by another mother… and father. (Of…

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Life Fueled by Enthusiasm

Enthusiasm can be contagious. This is Scout, she’s Rebekah’s labradoodle. When Scout is excited, there’s really nothing else to do but to get on board for the ride. In this picture – taken yesterday afternoon – Scout evidently can’t contain her enthusiasm for her new haircut. Or maybe she’s just happy to be home from…

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Establishing the Brand

Well, America has spoken. Or – at least – some of the people who read my blog have shared their feelings. Overwhelmingly, there has been “two thumbs up” for this new format. The changes will go like this: I have decided to move my primary blog to this location at WordPress My primary blog is…

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Hello, WordPress!

OK, so I blog at http://www.derekmaulonthehalfshell.blogspot.com (typically). However, the site has been “down for maintenance” ever since I signed in yesterday afternoon. Not cool, Google… Desperate, I jumped over to WordPress. Maybe I can RSS to this spot on a regular basis? Maybe I can cut and paste? Who knows? Regardless, we’ll see how this…

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