The Writing on the Wall

Quayside

20 August 2014

Relentless Deadlines

Perhaps this was a particularly busy batch. Or perhaps it is our son is coming in today and his life is one of the most hectic I know of. But whatever it is, I've been thinking of the Relentless Deadline that has been a feature of my entire working life.

I rarely miss work related deadlines. In fact I can think of only one in 40 years and it still haunts me. But for the last two years I've missed every deadline to update or revamp robertgumpert.com.  Deadlines for "Take A Picture, Tell a Story" and the "Stansbury Forum" (which I take care of) have been no problem. Rather than continue to beat a dead horse I have decided to move on and launch a new site, this site, and consign the old to whatever world old websites inhabit. Hopefully I will respect the new set of deadlines, but….