Personal

Posts on this page are more about my personal life and how I’m doing as an individual. I often feel like I’m under the microscope and can be reluctant to open up about my private life, but when I do, you’ll find it here.

Most popular posts

Here are some of my most popular posts on personal topics. Check them out, or view a complete list of all my personal blog posts.

You asked…I answered.

In April 2018, I hosted my first public Facebook Live “Ask Me Anything” Q&A. People had a lot of great questions, personal and otherwise. Check out the video to see how it went.

My post-GCN life

credit Greg Rakozy
After 16 years running the nonprofit I founded, my life went in a new direction. Here’s the letter I wrote to my friends in early 2018.

My mom just died. Here’s what you should say.

A few days after my mom’s death, I wrote this to help my friends know how to support me. Everyone grieves differently, but maybe this list will help you next time someone close to you has a tragedy and you aren’t sure what to do or say.

Introvert phone rules.

I’m an introvert, and I have a love-hate relationship with my phone. Here’s a humorous (but true) post about how to use the phone with people like me.

[There’s more. Click for a complete list of my personal blog posts.]