Category Archives: Ramblings

Oh Say Can You See?

People across the nation are up in arms about San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s silent protest of the oppression of people of color in this country by refusing to stand for the national anthem. You’ve probably already heard much about it. … Continue reading

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What in the Whirld?

So recently we had some friends invite me and The Wife to play Whirlyball. “What is Whirlyball?” You may ask? I certainly did, because I had no idea. Whirlyball is a strange hybrid of basketball, lacrosse, and bumper cars. And … Continue reading

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The Way of the Gun

When it comes to the issue of gun control, I find my thoughts to be highly conflicted. I was raised in a family with guns. We were taught to respect them and that they were not toys. We were taught … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

 Here’s wishing you and yours the best of luck in the next year.  I’m hoping to take my writing in general, and my blog in specific, in some new directions in the coming days and I hope you have the … Continue reading

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Feeling Grinchy

I used to like the yuletide season. Christmas carols, eggnog, pretty lights, all that jazz. But this year, I’m just not feeling it. Maybe its the commercialization. All the ads I see about what you should BUY BUY BUY. And … Continue reading

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