"Oh wow! That's a lot of words." That's about the best description of being a parent of a toddler you can get. Whether it's your words or theirs, whether talking to them, about them, or listening to them, it's all words words words. And they're all wonderful. "I want to do it!" And they want … Continue reading Just another day with a toddler
Trying something different, come along for the ride! We'll see if this ends up a national past time or just something I do to burn away a few minutes every day or so. Lots will be written about writing, gaming, media, and other stuff (home ownership, being a father/husband, religion, politics, etc) and it should … Continue reading New site new excitement
To the soldiers I’ll never know, for the sacrifices I’ll never fully understand, on a day that is often known for something else: thank you. Thank you for your sacrifice, that I might be able to sit in comfort and post to a blog online. Thank you for your sacrifice, that I can spend time … Continue reading Memorial Day
Video games … what a past time. So much time is spent on them, I can’t even imagine how many hours I have enjoyed building and breaking worlds, meeting and killing people, and just having the time of my life (lives) in virtual worlds. Probably the first game I ever played was Tetris on the … Continue reading To game or not to game…
It’s that time again. That time for TV shows to bow out for a few months, go into hibernation, and then feverishly work to convince to return to their worlds for more. Having watched a number of shows hit their finales in recent months, here is my subjective and biased ranking: Agents of SHIELD The … Continue reading Finally the finales are here!
Writing writing writing writing. That’s what November was all about. I finally finished the final words of the (just shy of) 100,000 word novel I had wanted to write since I was about 18. And I was so proud! I spent a few very long evenings at Starbucks drinking too many Lattes while clicking and … Continue reading Writing writing writing
Every day I’m racing towards the next thing. Whether it’s questing in World of Warcraft, flipping pages in my current book, looking at the clock as I wait for the end of the work day, or impatiently waiting for [thing] to come out/be done/be ready. It’s so very difficult and so very human. I don’t … Continue reading In Progress