I have a new ritual. During the last half hour before a speech I watch a Cirque du Soleil DVD. Today ... "DRALION." My standard (for my speech) is the "CdSstandard" (CdS = Cirque du Soleil.) BBall coach extraordinaire John Wooden said "Make each day a masterpiece." The "CdSstandard" is my version of Mr Wooden's ... Towering Challenge.
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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