Tag Archives: investment

Returning Roger Enrico’s Investment

5 Jun

15530_817603988040_7446985245473508698_nOn Thursday morning, I received a tough text from my favorite high school teacher: Roger Enrico, the man who had put me and countless others through college, had died. The timing was uncanny. He was scheduled to have breakfast with me and about eight fellow Enrico scholarship recipients in Dallas on tomorrow, Monday morning. I poured over the articles in “The New York Times”, “Adweek” and “Wall Street Journal.” They all praised his legendary career and philanthropy. But that only scratched the surface.   Continue reading

Throwback: (Delusions of) Happily Ever After

7 Oct

I found this on my computer today.

I had written it immediately after Ghana was eliminated from its bid for the World Cup.  I simply didn’t have the heart to finish it then.

The world was still sore.

Months later, the sting is less biting.  For me, anyway.  Continue reading