I spend more than enough time tearing others a new one. However, I really criticize myself more than anyone else. I spend way too much time reflecting on my own faults, bad decisions and shortcomings. Time for a self-therapy session. This past fall, I was on my way back to my home state of Colorado when I decided to make a little detour in Iowa. I stopped for 2 … [Read more...] about Thursday Rant: I suck
One of our neighbors who I'll call "K" called us up the other day and was frantic: Please help me! The water heater is busted and it's leaking water everywhere! Hearing the level of panic in her voice, I ran down the street. I arrived to find that K was hysterical. I told her I'd turn off the water to the heater first to stop the flooding. She told me to 'forget about the … [Read more...] about Must we Dance with Death to Appreciate Life?
Last month, I was in Las Vegas visiting my parents. I'm not one for the gambling/partying scene*, so I enjoy getting out of town and visiting some of the spectacular natural areas. One of my favorites is Red Rock Canyon. I love walking, especially in nature. My brain, which I have a hard time shutting down under normal circumstances, starts spinning at 100,000 RPM and I get … [Read more...] about A Hike Teaches me How to Live