Chess Lessons

I was more serious as a kid. More than anything, I loved the idea of strategy and thinking things through. While English was torture, my refuge was math. So when it came to games, chess quickly grabbed and held my attention. From a very young age, I relentlessly wanted to play. I lost hundreds of […]

Who am I – Joel German

Hi there, and welcome. Once in a while, I think it’s important to introduce who we are as people. Getting a glimpse into the interworking of humanity ties us together. So who am I? I’m Joel German. I am an investor of my time and talents into the betterment of those I meet. I am […]

Hi. Hello. How are you?

I sat down next to her in the sand and said “Hi.” A soft foreign tongue replied “Hello.” Smiling I said, “How are you?” She offered a warm smile back and said, “I’m good. . .” Camera in hand I asked, “May I photograph you?” “Yes, but I don’t take good photos” was her bashful reply. […]