Recently I was asked, what is the last movie you’d request to watch? It’s a riff on the more-traditional “what would be your last meal” sort of question (short answer: Brinner), but it stopped me in my tracks.Read more "The Last Movie"
I’m dusting off the blog to add my own two cents to the growing fervor around Mad Max: Fury Road. Everyone has an opinion, the majority of them are positive, but ever since seeing it on opening weekend I’ve wanted to share my own. As a side note, I’ve been formulating this piece since I […]Read more "Mad Max: Fury Road: My Review"
So the donations for the June 2014 Tough Mudder are closed, but guess what? I’m running again in September 2014. I’ll post donation info for that team here soon. <!— The June 2014 Tough Mudder is upon us. On June 14 Craig and I, your hosts of Words With Nerds, will be putting ourselves to […]Read more "There’s Still Time to Donate to Our Wounded Warrior Project Team"
Today has been a full day and of course it is Mother’s Day. It’s easy for me to go maudlin on a day like this, as I’ve documented all too well. There are plenty of other people who don’t dig on days like this as well, and I can’t claim to have a monopoly on […]Read more "Hearing Her Voice"
There’s not much I can divulge about my great friend Mike at this point without being terribly embarrassing for the both of us. We’ve known each other at this point for nearly three decades. So I suppose that this post will be brief. Or maybe not, let’s see where the day takes us. My Honor […]Read more "And Now My Annual Post for Mike’s Birthday"
A break from my regular nonsense for one of those important memories. I’m not going to recount the entire story in a fresh writing—I am happy to provide a link to the copied MySpace post that I wrote O, so many years ago—but today is that special day when I remind myself that it wasn’t […]Read more "My Annual Post to Remind Myself I Almost Wasn’t Here"
To those of us that believe, this is the most wonderful and special day of the year. More special than Christmas, more important than any other commemoration we might enjoy annually. So nothing more profound to add to the day than, enjoy it. It’s more than candy and ham dinner. It’s the celebration of an […]Read more "Happy Easter"