It’s my birthday and I am so pleased with the past year I have spent. I have had them most amazing speaking engagements, met incredible people, talked away hours and hours about all the finer points in life and even found a way to appreciate the experience of having to have lost my dear brother. … Read more


Friday evening, my friend Jerry Hart and I stopped in Oakland to pick up some fresh crab, portabella mushrooms and champagne. The heat was on and had reached 108 in the East Bay, so we were heading into San Francisco to cool off (only 78 in the city) to see our friends Kate Johnston and … Read more