My First Night in College

Every college has its magical freshman bar. The repulsive sweat-stained, beer-soaked, dingy lighted sawdust bar where memories are made and true love is found. The bartenders do things completely illegal in any other establishment and the rules of regular life seem not to apply. The music is better than anything you could have hand-picked yourself. Reefer's was exactly that. It was also a nightmare.

What If?

Regret is a funny thing. You put things off for another day. You don't try that new thing you've been scared to do yet in your heart you know you are going to regret not doing it.  Like reaching out to that old friend you haven't seen in years, it seems so easy (and it …

What’s Next?

Hi All, We've officially been in quarantine for a month. Days of the week seem arbitrary. It's normal to drink every night, there's nothing to look forward on the weekends, and it's relief on Monday morning when there's actually something to do. Enjoy the Rapport! What I'm Reading Joy at Work by Marie Kondo It's …

The COVID Rapport

Fun fact: the term "quarantine" comes from an effort to protect Venice from plague epidemics in the 14th Century. Ships arriving in Venice from infected ports were required to sit at anchor for 40 days "quaranta" before landing.  I'm normally a very laid back, non-chalant guy. Unflabbable, some may say. Almost nothing can rile me …

The Weekly Rapport #29: High Performance Habits, Freestyle Rap and the A-Rod Transformation

Hi All, Here is your weekly guide of things I’m reading, doing, and experimenting with. Enjoy. What I'm Reading High Performance Habits - Brendon Burchard Honestly I had no intention of reading this but I was at my parent's house last weekend and grabbed it off the shelf before I left since it looked interesting …