The final text was sent. I lowered my head and let out a long sigh.
Looked up at my wife and said, “It’s done…”.
I had just shut down the business I had started almost 2 years ago called Samson.
For those of you who don’t know, Samson was a service that allowed Barbers to manage their schedule through text messages.
Samson started out as a typical mobile application before pivoting into something else.
Now it’s shut down.
I’m not saying this because I want pity. I’m not trying to contribute to the vast amount of “failure porn” on the internet.
I’m writing this as a reminder, mostly to myself, about what to not do during the next time at-bat.