Courthouse Christmas Lights

Last Christmas

I’m a firm believer that home is where your family is, and not just a a set of walls and a roof. Yet at the same time, there is a lot of memories that have soaked into these four walls and roof that can’t be moved elsewhere. Continue reading “Last Christmas”



Today marked the last run for a pair of my running shoes. They’ve lasted a heck of a lot longer than they were intended for, and there have been quite some memorable runs on them (two RAGNARs, a marathon, and a bunch more). I debated about hanging on to them, as a moment of those runs, but I’ve decided not to. However, it got me thinking about the other mementos I keep around. Continue reading “Momentos”


Where Were You When You First Saw Star Wars?

The original Star Wars trilogy started with “A New Hope” back in 1977. The story goes that my mom and dad saw it at the drive in a year later when I was 3 weeks old. I suspect that the force was strong with me, since I remember nothing of my first viewing, but something got me hooked early on.
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