Cheer the Telomere

You’re buying a new car and hear about a magic wear-and-tear-o-meter. It takes into account maintenance, wrecks, city miles vs highway miles, aggressive vs passive driving, environmental components, and anything else that might deteriorate the vehicle. All of these factors impact the magic wear-and-tear-o-meter and tell you how much attrition the car has endured. There … Continue reading Cheer the Telomere

Take the Growth Oath

My dad gave me the best lesson in overcoming failure by accident. I had the rare treat of going to a bike shop. Being a feisty preadolescent, I bolted towards to the most glorious piece of cycling machinery hanging in the front window. It had a bright chrome frame, jet black accents, and a cherry … Continue reading Take the Growth Oath