Archive for September, 2008

Gas – arrrrrrrrrrggh!

September 19th, 2008 No comments

Today is my favorite holiday of the whole entire year – National Talk Like a Pirate Day. But instead of posting all my favorite pirate jokes, my “ARRRRRR” this year is not to celebrate the vocal genius of the pirate – it’s in frustration for the ridiculous fiasco I just went through to get gas. [...]

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The pain of loss versus the emptiness left behind

September 17th, 2008 No comments

There’s a Nine Inch Nails song that was covered by Johnny Cash called “Hurt.” I couldn’t tell you who originally wrote it, if it was NIN or someone else, but that fact is irrelevant. What is relevant this evening is the first line of the song – “I hurt myself today/to see if I still [...]

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Honking at Runners

September 5th, 2008 No comments

What is up with people honking their car horns at me when I’m running? I’m not running in the middle of the road (I’m on the sidewalk), so I’m definitely not in the way. I’m running fully clothed, no holes in my shirts/shorts. I don’t know enough people around here that it’s just people giving [...]

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Catching up…

September 4th, 2008 1 comment

So life has been hectic & somehow almostĀ 2 months have elapsed without any blogging from me. A short run-down of what’s transpired recently, in no apparent order: Lasik was successful. Seeing at or around 20/20. I was 20/15 before the surgery, but can’t tell that much of a difference. I can see. That’s all that [...]

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