Category Archives: life

The End

“Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment” – The Night Shift by Brian Goldman This coming Monday (7/17) we will finally end a marathon work effort. 13 months without a break. A day off. An hour … Continue reading

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Heat Index

This time of the year people start to ruminate about WEATHER. HOT WEATHER. TEXAS SUMMER. For me, I love everything about Texas except JULY & AUGUST. In a matter of weeks hell envelops us and air conditioners become our life … Continue reading

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Wait………..What?

“Unwatched words had a way of going where they are warned not to stray.” – Red on Red by Edward Conlon Ever say or write something only to have another miss your point completely and take offense? Who’s at fault? … Continue reading

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Here Come The Judge

“All generalizations are bad.”  ~ R.H. Grenier Judge Judy. I’m addicted. I love the Judge. Why does that admission make me feel like an alcoholic at an AA meeting? Years ago I would empathize with the plaintive. Feel the pain … Continue reading

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Looking Back

“Love is a greater mystery than death” – The Bat by Jo Nesbo Today, May 30th, Gaby and I celebrated 49 years of marriage, to each other. No one else. Just the two of us. 49 years ago, May 30, … Continue reading

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It Just Is

“Life has no meaning, it just is” – Morgan Freeman on Through the Wormhole I believe Morgan has a point. And it is not in conflict with the beliefs of Christianity. In fact, his point negates many considered contradictions of … Continue reading

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You

“Are we all equally sick? Is the difference only who lets the monster loose and who doesn’t?” – Police by Jo Nesbo I wonder. If I wasn’t me, would I like me? Why is it that as we grow older … Continue reading

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Kitchen Logic

“His senses went numb at the mystery and immensity of time” – Police by Jo Nesbo Dad……….this morning mom said something about Kitchen Logic. What was she talking about? Well son…….have you heard of Black Holes in space? Dark matter? … Continue reading

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Boredom

“Sometimes life has a cruel sense of humor, giving you the thing you always wanted at the worst time possible” Saturday morning. Weekly phone conversation with my daughter. So things are really dull around here now that they’re not moving … Continue reading

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Line In The Dirt

“Nothing disappears in its entirety, everything leaves a trace in some way, somewhere” – Police by Jo Nesbo Let’s be clear. I’m not a perpetually angry man. Just very curious. Curious about, among many things, the human experience. Take the … Continue reading

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