I am a __________. Over the course of my lives, I have filled in that blank with many things: Father, Husband, Friend, Radio Personality, Small Market Country Radio Programmer, Comedian, Actor, Car Salesman, Internet Manager (and all the fancy derivatives I use to make that sound fancier than it is). But when we step outside … Read more Playing the Part: From Career-Minded Workaholic to Happy Hubby Homemaker
When I was in radio I consistently saw several songs have through the roof research scores in the years following the 9/11 WTC attacks. “Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)”, “Have You Forgotten”, “The Angry American” and “God Bless the USA”. All songs have a few things in common. For one, they are … Read more UnAmerican Patriotism
I won’t lie. The last few weeks for me have been a difficult mixture of frustration and just deep sadness. I get in these funks after long (involuntary) periods without seeing my daughters. It’s almost like withdrawals. The longer I go…the more numb I get. Checking my emotions at the door in ANY facet of … Read more Danny Lee: He Who Has Nothing Gave Me The Greatest Gift Of All. Perspective.
We are TAUGHT how to Love. It’s a lesson learned. Sure, some of it is instinct…we’re humans…we nurture…but for the most part…we aren’t given a handbook on how to love someone. Well…The Bible…but for argument’s sake and the fact that everyone’s Faith is different, we’ll just stick with my original point. We are TAUGHT to … Read more LESSONS IN LOVE
I admit it. I was wrong. That doesn’t happen very often so mark today in your calendar. I left radio for several reasons, among them…I was convinced I had nothing left to say. I couldn’t have been more wrong. Today was my third day of training at the dealership. It was my first day of … Read more What I Learned About Radio By Leaving It