Spoon. The Band.

I went to see Spoon over the weekend. Talk about a huge break – a show on a Saturday night, with a band I know I will like. That doesn’t happen often anymore. I think I mentioned this before, but I now have fairly strict criteria for seeing bands live. The...

Beautiful Graffiti

As a passenger or a driver, it used to be that I’d drive down the highways around the towns where I grew up and I’d see tons of spray paint, especially on large rocks or bridge overhangs. Mostly it was inane stuff like “LHS 82!” or something...

I Like The Way You Talk

As I have stated before a few times, I try not to make this blog a gushing tribute to my kids or inane banter about things they do. There are plenty of blogs out there for that. But sometimes I just have to report funny little things so when I look back later, I can...

Rock or Talk

Now that I’m a commuter again, I thought I’d be really making the IPhone sweat for music during the drives. But a funny thing happened on the way……I somehow have not been listening to music on the commute. Instead, it’s been sports talk...

The New Guy

Starting a new job is pretty crazy. Some people do it every year, so they probably are used to it. The last time I did it was in 2001 and I’m not even sure that counts because nearly all the people I shared an office with in that physical location were not...