I was so excited I couldn’t MOVE.

The above words were uttered by one Eliza Mairead Imagine Dragons Fan, Esq. yesterday in the car when I told her I was worried about her at the Imagine Dragons concert last week, because she all but went catatonic for the 2 hours the band played. I asked her several … more behind the clicky

Oh hey it’s a post long time no see but it’s time to check in with a rant so let’s start with Fury Road

As of this writing, I have twice taken the afternoon off work to go see Mad Max Fury Road. I suspect that total will rise before summer’s end, at which point I hope for all of your sakes that the movie is available online because otherwise I will have to … more behind the clicky

Everyone’s a critic

This year stands out for me, pop-culturally and artistically speaking, not so much for the works I enjoyed and/or broke my brain over (whisper-screams SNOWPIERCER, again), but for the fact that the information flow is becoming a two-way thing. When you’re a parent, there’s a while, there, where you control … more behind the clicky

Momentum

Over the Veteran’s Day weekend Jim took Eliza to visit his mom in Florida. I “had a lot of work” so I stayed home with Lucy. We dropped Jim and Eliza off at the airport at 5 in the morning and then I passed out in the bed while Lucy watched … more behind the clicky

Invigorated

Karate’s felt a bit “now what?” since I got to fourth-degree black belt. All the kata and pre-arranged kumite are learned, I currently have a janky shoulder that made me decide that taking up new weapons was probably not a good idea, and while of course we are forever polishing our skills and examining our … more behind the clicky