A day in the life of Sam Sessa
6:15 a.m. -- Awaken.
6:30 a.m. -- Begin blogging.
9 a.m. -- Get ready for work, hopefully with a few blogs written.
10 a.m. -- Smoke first cigar.
10:30 a.m. -- Freak out because a story is due at noon and it hasn't been written yet.
12:15 p.m. -- File story, take a deep breath, eat lunch at my desk (typically a tuna fish sandwich with a little Ziploc bag of Cheese-Its).
1 p.m. -- Frantically research for interviews with various musicians and/or bar owners.
2 p.m. -- Conduct interviews with various musicians and/or bar owners.
3 p.m. -- Smoke second cigar, feet propped on aged oak desk.
4 p.m. -- Scramble to write a couple more blogs and/or file second story of the day.
5 p.m. -- File second story of the day/blogs. Leave for the gym.
6 p.m. -- Smoke third cigar while on elliptical at gym.
7 p.m. -- Eat an oven baked Freschetta pizza (Naturally Rising all the way, baby).
8 p.m. -- Head out for nightlife column, or, if the nightlife column has already been reported, crack open an ice cold Clipper City Loose Cannon, pour into frozen mug and watch "Law & Order: SVU" on the couch.
(Photo illustration of Sam Sessa by Sam Sessa)