Dig Deep, David

I occasionally talk to myself and sing out loud during endurance events. Some of my fellow racers smile and I admit some just stare at me. At mile 136 of the Iron Man 140.6, I just didn’t care. The winding mountain roads of Lake Placid are a lonely place to run in the dark. I…

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Best day ever

I was asked recently, “What was your best day ever in your job?” I gave an answer without hesitation. It was the day I hosted a live TV show at Cisco with 4 panelists, taking questions from an online audience along with a teleprompter and a director talking in my ear. I had conducted plenty…

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Take it like a man

Knocked down, dragged out and left by the curb And they say “Take it like a man!” You’re mocked in commercials as an idiot But that’s OK, you’re a man. If you complain you’re a whiner, so just shut up You’re privileged because you’re a man. Your heart gets broken but don’t dare cry No…

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I’m talking to you

You’re enjoying the social and sensory splendor of the holiday season. Your family and friends have experienced triumph and tragedy, and you’re wondering how you can help. You’ve lived through some high highs and low lows, and survived. You’re trying your best to do the right thing and not always succeeding. You treasure the people who have come into your life…

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