It is nothing short of one of the great blessings of my fatherhood that I’ve been able to attend Camp McDowell Environmental Center with each of my sons. I went with Nathan two years ago. I got back from going with Aaron on Wednesday. It remains a beautiful locale, ripe for making memories. I want [...]
I bought a lower-middle Dell laptop in 2003 that has never done anything but run perfectly. I’ve replaced the battery once, and one of the USB ports is wallered out (still works; just won’t grip). That’s it. It’s been off maybe 200 days total in the past 11 years and has never so much as [...]
One day last year I met Melanie for Vietnamese. The weather was pleasant, and I needed steps, so I parked at the opposite end of the shopping center and walked the 100 yards or so. On the way I happened to notice a moth on an eave, sitting perfectly still. And then I noticed that [...]
I’ll be around intermittently through Wednesday. Scheduled tomorrow’s Dominion Over Animals post, though ran out of time on it too and had to pull up a bit on it. Too much to do this past weekend.
Seven of the eight sinkhole cars at the National Corvette Museum have been recovered. Only the 2001 Mallett Hammer Z06 remains in the hole as I type. I expected the cars to get uglier as they got deeper in the hole, but the near-total destruction of some of them surprises me. I imagined it all [...]