As I Turn 40

As I Turn 40

I remember my oldest sister’s 16th birthday party. We’d packed our long Arlington, Texas driveway with activities like ping pong and foosball. We drank soda (a rare treat) and ate taco boats (taco salad packed into banana split trays my mom picked up from the local...
On Depression And Expectations

On Depression And Expectations

I didn’t have a great weekend. The pressure got to me, and I had to leave the house for a while. I could feel depression turning into anger and I didn’t want to take it out on the kids, so I left. Sometimes building a law practice really sucks. The grind...
Writing To Be Understood

Writing To Be Understood

I want to share with you an exchange I just had with a contract employee. I hope it will change the way you think about your writing. First, Brief Background I don’t intend to write every word of the content my firm creates. That’s an inefficient use of my...