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Chris Chase

Lessons from Old Friends

I recently had the opportunity to visit with an old high school friend. We hadn’t seen each other in perhaps 18 years, which is far too long...

When Nothing Is Something

It is always fun to sit with someone who is being introduced to something for the first time. My beloved Boston Red Sox were in Oakland for...

Running Together

I am not a runner and never have been. I can’t profess to know anything about the sport or the practice of running. But, the Boston Marathon...

Play Ball!

I wonder what are the words or what is the ritual that for you indicates the winter is over and spring has arrived? That the season of...

This Is Us

I do not usually watch network TV. But one evening as I was working on my computer, seated in the room where the TV is located, I...

The Meadows

Since moving to Vallejo one of my favorite places to walk is only a few minutes drive from our house. I like to call it “the meadows”...

30 Years Strong

It was a wonderful California day for a celebration. The skies were mostly clear, streaked by lines of thin white clouds as though a child had taken...

Tea Time

One of the great traditions that I enjoyed while growing up in Britain was the tradition of teatime. I am certain it was the bain of all...

In Transition

I am writing about transition this week mostly because we have several teams who are in the midst of a transition. That is, there is a mentor...

An Eternal Jigsaw Puzzle

I spent some part of the Holiday break working on two jigsaw puzzles at home. One was a picture of places that are to be found in...