First of all, I’m surprised I made it this far without getting pummeled at least once. Anybody who knew me growing up would probably say I beat the odds on that one. I guess if you make yourself useful to enough people, you create your own guardian angels.
Last year, I wrote 9 things I learned by living to 37. It received great reviews in that nobody told me to take a hike. I also received quite a few emails from you about what your realizations were when you hit that completely random milestone. My favourite was from some dude living in the Philippines:
“I realized that I didn’t like my dog very much because it occurred to me he had a better life than I did.” Continue reading →