A Letter of #UnitedFrustration to @United Airlines

Dear United Airlines

My name is Don Geronimo. I was told Thursday evening 2/4/2016 that my grandmother, of which I now only have one grandparent living, is dead. I booked UA881 immediately after.

I’ve never been able to pay respects to any of my grandparents from all sides of my family, but I was really counting on UA881 to fly me to her so that, for once in my life I could actually be there for my family to send off our loved ones. I live in Minneapolis, MN, so I got myself on the earliest Spirit flight to Chicago just so I could make UA881. It was the only flight I could afford at such short notice.

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Mindful Starts with Mindful Intentions

Mindful Starts with Mindful Intentions

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.

H. H. The Dalai Lama XIV

I’ve spent an hour of my life today in a coffee shop looking at the prices for hosting and a domain name. It’s not the first time I’ve ever wasted time looking at hosting and domain name and eventually deciding not to buy. It might’ve been fear of failure; it might’ve been fear of the opinions of others. It might also be a fear that, perhaps, I’m coming in far too late, and that there is no point to start.

I decided today that I’d take a risk and take a jump; I decided to blog.

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