One Chapter Ends and Another Begins

Thus began my final, not-so-dignified stroll through the corridors of power. I grabbed the last few items from my office and laced my snow boots in a panic. Already sweating in my down jacket, I sprinted through the wide, empty hall. The moment I stepped outside, however, I stopped to look around. I couldn’t help … Continue reading One Chapter Ends and Another Begins



Nor, as March turned to April, had I ever been so excited for a White House Correspondents’ Dinner. As the big day drew closer, a comedy-writer friend from college, Andrew Law, captured the moment perfectly with a joke. After the midterm elections, my advisors asked me, “Mr. President, do you have a bucket list?” And … Continue reading Bucket