This is my hobby, writing about the Yanks and baseball. You see, I am a finance guy by trade and practice. I started writing as a way to stretch the wrinkles out of the other side of my brain. I chose the Yankees and baseball as that was pretty far from my day-to-day concerns; it was a place where I could escape the daily stresses and think/write about something that truly enjoyed.
I have never seriously dreamed of doing this as my job. Growing up, I didn’t dream of being a writer; I hated writing. Some writers wax poetic about wanting to be the next great newspaperman or something. That wasn’t me. I wanted to be the next great something-or-other… not sure what it was (or is, as the case might be), but it wasn’t a desire to be a writer. Not that I consider myself a writer now, but I have to put a label on what I’m doing here.… Click here to read the rest