I’m proud to be an early bird!

I have often heard, “Damnit Steve, quit living like you’re old”.

I will admit it – I keep a schedule that is much more typical of someone who is, shall we say, “advanced” in the years department.  I am the kind of person whose body clock is well-honed to the patterns of the sun, and I’ve never really fought against that pattern.

Even as a child, my parents admitted to me one day that I never really had a bed time because they knew that I’d go to bed on my own once I felt tired.  They had always set an arbitrary “bed time” of 10pm, but I was in bed a little after 9pm most nights.  Contrary to how my brother operated, I never forced myself to stay up simply because it wasn’t my predetermined bed time. Continue reading “I’m proud to be an early bird!”