Pirates of the Caribbean – At World’s End

We went to see the new Pirates movie last night. Getting to the theater we were pretty hyped up. We’d loved the other movies and were looking forward to having a similar vicarious romp of an experience with this one. We were wrong. First off, the movie is long. Nearly three hours, to be exact,Continue reading “Pirates of the Caribbean – At World’s End”

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100 Best Songs (in no particular order)

Preface: I realize people won’t agree with all of these selections, and frankly, I might decide to change some of them up at some point, but for now, these are them. Take em or leave em… they’re the 100 best songs I could come up with. Let me know what you think and what you’dContinue reading “100 Best Songs (in no particular order)”

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Royal Point, Monument Valley, and Deer in the Headlights

First off, we got up early at the North Rim Campground, took our tent down, packed our stuff up, and then noticed a strange looking squirrel. They have black bodies and very white tails. Pretty cool looking little things. They’re native to the canyon. After we got our stuff packed up, we hit the littleContinue reading “Royal Point, Monument Valley, and Deer in the Headlights”

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100 Things About Me – In Four Parts – Part 3

51. I once played backgammon while driving.52. My truck is 10 years old, though I’ve only had it for 8.53. I once gave up on my career, quit my job, and went to live at the beach for a year where I worked pouring coffee while wearing a berret.54. I went on the road withContinue reading “100 Things About Me – In Four Parts – Part 3”

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Pictures of a Parking Garage… and Other Tales

This tale actually begins with the Oregon Symphony, Thursday night. Every year the symphony starts off it’s season with a free concert at Waterfront Park and this year was no exception. So, we grabbed our low folding chairs, stopped off for some Thai food to go, and when we arrived we searched for and foundContinue reading “Pictures of a Parking Garage… and Other Tales”

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100 Things About Me – In Four Parts – Part 2

26. I like peanut butter and powdered sugar on my French toast.27. I would wear cargo shorts, a t-shirt, and Birkenstocks every day if I could get away with it.28. My favorite flower is a gerbera daisy.29. I sleep on the left side of the bed, but used to sleep on the right.30. Purple isContinue reading “100 Things About Me – In Four Parts – Part 2”

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Eleven Days… and One Week

It’s been awhile since I skulked around the pages of this blog of mine. At least a month, I think…. hard to believe. In some ways, what’s happened in my life the last month has been strange and seems far away, almost like it happened to someone else and all I did was watch aContinue reading “Eleven Days… and One Week”

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