Watching the documentary ‘When You’re Strange’ recently spurred on this line of thought. It’s hard to believe how much, and how fundamentally, my ‘fandom’ concerning Jim Morrison has changed through the years and along with it, how much I’ve changed as well. This blog is part review, but that inevitably led to a good number […]Read more "Reflections of a Life-Long Fan: The Inevitable Jim Morrison Blog"
Well, once again this blog is posted later than intended but hey, I was on vacation. And it’s not like I’m doing this for payment, so there.Read more "Chicago: Day Two"
I meant to complete this and post it on Sunday, but instead went to dinner and then hit the hotel gym. As they say on Earth…c’est la vie. Either way, why let the reflections on the day go to waste?Read more "Chicago: Day One"
Not everyone knows my brother who knows me, but anyone who knows me, knows how much he means. Recently I had reason to see once again what an accomplished, focused man he is. It was impressive. A lot of people underestimate him because he keeps a lot about himself closely guarded. Heck, there have been […]Read more "In Praise of My Brother"
It’s an old debate – Star Wars versus Star Trek. But I’m going to compare and contrast the two on a level that isn’t typically examined: How badly the franchises financially brutalize their fans. Enjoy this fun examination of two economic empires built on grown mens’ inability to grow up. Star Wars: If You Can […]Read more "Star Wars v. Star Trek"
Blame this one on my friend Chris. He and I started trading comments about Vader one day as a running joke and bam – this blog was born as I once more revise my thoughts on my generation’s favorite fictional bad guy.Read more "All About Vader"
I’ve been specifically avoiding talking about how much I miss my mom today, because that should be fairly obvious. No, instead today I’ve actually been thinking a whole lot about happy memories of my mom that no one else has.Read more "Memories of Mom on Mother’s Day 2010"