Well. How are you? Good? I’m fine. No, really. I’m great. I’ve just been waiting, watching and wondering for the last few weeks. You see, I had an MRI done on the 23rd of January. And you know what they found? A possible aneurysm. Roll those credits, cameraman.Read more "In a Holding Pattern"
There is something innately inspiring about the rancher. When you see them in photos toiling their craft. When you hear them speak about the life they live and the struggles they bear on broad shoulders. Age doesn’t play a part in this – they’re a unique group of folks who have grown up through generation […]Read more "True Grit – a review of “Droughtland”"
The post title refers to two things. One – the original post from last semester. It also is a reference to the opening episode of Peter Capaldi’s Doctor in Doctor Who. The episode is notable for many things but the one I love is the gigantic Tyrannosaurus Rex stomping through Old London. I regret that no […]Read more "Deep Breath, Part II"
The second movie in trilogies is hit or miss. Star Wars has one of the best. Back to the Future is disappointing. Lord of the Rings is acceptable. Godfather Part II is timeless (let us not speak of Part III and Sofia Coppola). Tomorrow begins my second full year in college. And so I approach […]Read more "Back To The Future, Part II"
**Warning – there’s one piece of adult language in this post. It is topical and serves a purpose.** I’ve been trying to work Ol’ Blue Eyes into a blog post for the last year and today – on the anniversary of my return to school – it finally came true. You see, there’s a song […]Read more "It Was A Very Good Year"
Three days. In three days 2014 will be but a memory as the clocks and calendars will click over into the future. There are plenty of folks in my facebook feed and twitter feed who are ready to pack 2014 into a space capsule and launch that sucker into the fiery sun with glee, I’m […]Read more "2014 Wasn’t THAT Bad…Right?"
Merry Christmas! I hope that the holidays were kind to you. They were beyond kind to me and I’m humbled at the gifts I was given. I got a big box of food from a local church. That may have been the best present of them all to be honest. As a continually broke college […]Read more "In The Valley"