…I don’t believe I have ever done this before on my own blog, but I decided I had to write a top 5 post about movie soundtracks because several of them from my generation (X, that is) were really awesome. So for Throwback Thursday, I’m writing up my favorite Generation X movie soundtracks (in no particular order): read more →
Author Vernon “Bo” McGuffee presents Drinking From an Empty Glass: Living Out of a Meaningless Spirituality as a thought-provoking text investigating the direction that modern Christianity is headed. The title is a reflection upon the evolved state of Western spirituality from the perspective of someone who … read more →
I was bustling around the kitchen/dining room the other day when I discovered the half-sheet of paper my 1st grader’s school sends home when he’s got a book overdue. Glancing at the title (so I could eventually pick it from the avalanche of reading material I’ve stockpiled for my kids … read more →
Lately, I’ve been at odds with time itself. It’s strange, really, how I keep trying to figure out new ways to compartmentalize my waking hours and get what I need from them. Some very good advice I was given back in August gave me a sort of kick-start, and ever … read more →
Friends and co-workers have been asking me all week how Gen Con Indy went. Well, to be fair, many of them didn’t quite get the name right (How was geek fest? Did you enjoy GamerCon?) but generally speaking I’ve been talking raving about it quite a bit.
Last night, with the darkened road sliding beneath me in a concrete blur, I rode my bike. I started after the kids were relatively settled into bed and I could no longer bear the insidious nag of desire for things I want to do but can’t seem to make time … read more →
On my way into the grocery store yesterday, I was walking toward a stranger pushing his cart full of groceries back to his car and I made the conscious decision to smile at him. Our paths were so direct, and the eye contact was natural but at just such a … read more →
I’m using gamerspeak for my title, there, because IRL everybody’s sick or injured today! I’m recovering from an acute respiratory infection, a distant but fondly remembered relative on my father’s side is in a medically induced coma due to a motorcycle accident, his family have had another accident after leaving … read more →