Archive for June, 2012

I Didn’t Want to Be a Father

(taking a business trip to Antarctica in November)

Next week I’m going to Iceland for a wedding. The sun will be up for 24 straight hours, which is considered an auspicious day to get married on. In a few months I’m taking a trip to Antarctica, the complete opposite side of the planet. I’m going there for business (who does business in Antarctica, […] Read On…

Kissing Ruined My Life

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Kissing probably ruined my life. At least for a good 20+ years. I was a late bloomer. Almost 19 for my first kiss. And in the dark, so nobody had to look at me. But, I guess like for most people, it totally changed my life. For the worse. I mean, it really sucked what […] Read On…

What’s Changed In the Past 17 Years?

(Amazon in 1995)

Nothing much really. The technology of the Internet is basically the same as it was 17 years ago. HTML is basically the same with a few tweaks. And while there are more plugins, ad networks, analytics, etc, the tradeoff is that a page loads equally slow now because of the extra baggage as it did […] Read On…

The Choose Yourself Era – How To Sell 300,000 Books

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I asked Joe Ragan if he gets jealous. His wife, Theresa, writes romance novels. She also writes thrillers under the name, TR Ragan. She’s sold 300,000 copies of her books in the past year. She is entirely self-published through Amazon/Createspace. I recommend why and how to get self-published in this post. “Why would I get […] Read On…

27 Ways to Harm Someone

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I wanted to pull out his eye while he screamed. Then I would see straight through into the brain that did this to me. I walked over to his house in Brooklyn. He had lied about me, distorted the truth, wrote about me in a major public forum, got others writing lies about me. I […] Read On…

25 Ways To Make a Trillion Dollars – part two

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[Note: Rewritten version of an earlier post. I rewrote because I think NOW is the time to get our share.] I only just found out the other day they lied to us about the American Dream. When you have a gun to your head, with two kids, a mortgage, and your entire self-esteem at risk, […] Read On…