Last week, Star Trek celebrated its 50th anniversary. It’s had me pondering the stars for the first time in years. The last time was in college when I took a course on astronomy. Back then, I was pretty obsessed with figuring out which phase the moon was in. Frequently, my girlfriend and I would be […]

I’ve spent my career in behind the scenes jobs. It all started, quite literally, with a behind the scenes role as the student producer of plays at Yorktown High School in Arlington, VA. Our drama teacher, Ms. Eiserman, was a dynamo. Each year, she corralled a bunch of teenagers to pull off two major productions. […]