“Come to the edge,” he said.

They said, “We are afraid.”

“Come to the edge,” he said.

They came. He pushed them.

And they flew.

– Guillaume Apollinaire

Meet Clark Kent.  Not like the superhero but businessman by day ~ husband to one; father of two by night.  I was raised by a single mother and grew up a Maverick.  My past is a unique one.  I owned a business at the age of 16, entertained for thousands, met Presidents and Heads of States and have seen some of the most remote parts of this globe.  I don’t say any of this to impress you but to impress upon you the canvas from which this will be written.  My parents divorced when I was the ripe old age of 5 and consequently, I spent every other weekend with my father.  He passed away last year way too early in a manner I’ll write about in future posts.  I’ve also faced my fair share of struggles and demons as well and those will also be dissected.  It’s not all sunshine and rainbows.  What matters most, is I’m an active contributor to the world around me and fall squarely in the asset column of this planet.  This site will house the life lessons I wish my father had passed on to me and I’ve been asked by many to share my thoughts, views, strategies and tactics for squaring off against life.  Those musings follow…