On Tuesday morning, while packing for work, I sat in the hallway and cried. I was angry, I was frustrated, and I felt helpless. Charlotte saw »


Had Mom still been alive, today would have been her 60th birthday. No single person has had a greater influence on me. While growing up, she »

Guilt free selfishness

We still have to live! My Dad said this to me long ago while arguing about the costs of going to an out of state university. »


Unlike momentum as described by Newtonian mechanics, no external force is needed to stop human momentum. Today is day 6. I have already missed one day »

My Wife is Awesome

When I asked my wife what tonight's subject should be, she immediately responded "My wife is awesome." So here we go. Two weeks ago we spent »

Wasting Time

7 consecutive days of posts seems like such a modest goal, and yet, I've already missed a day. So it goes. I have momentum on my »

Tired of London, Tired of Life

Tired of London, tired of life. Samuel Johnson I make no secret of my love/hate relationship with London. Six years after moving here I am »

Nice by default

If you can't be nice, at least don't be a dick. Every once in a while I hear someone say "if you can't be nice, don't »

Daily post

I'm trying an experiment for a week, just to see how this goes. A daily post, about anything. Writing daily takes effort, some concentration, and a »

One future direction for online identity

I have been trying to figure out how to organize my thoughts after a conversation I had with Ryan Kelly today. They are still unorganized, my »

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