Journal Entry – 3.20.19

It is 5:30 AM on Wednesday March 30th, 2019.  We’ve got more rain and have had so much rain this year that California is out of drought.  Here in California is often seems that everyday is sunny and 65 so when we do get some weather it is a nice change.  It seems this winter […]

Super Mario Bros. 2

Super Mario Bros. 2 was one of my favorite games when I was a kid.  I didn’t have a Nintendo because my best friend Ryan had a Sega and so that is the console I got.  But during the summer I would go over to my friend’s the Hanley’s and Billy and Kevin would let […]

Journal Entry – 3.5.2019

It is 7:28 AM on Tuesday March 5th, 2019.  I’m at SFO airport waiting for my flight to Phoenix.  It is another business trip and this time for our annual West Coast team meeting. Unlike past team meetings I’m not anxious for this one.  I think back to previous team meetings and with Avis I […]

Totoro – Countryside summer nights

I spend a few weeks at my in-laws every summer in Japan. They live in the countryside but not in quite as a remote place as in the movie Totoro. https://imgur.com/a/DqYP0ar This GIF captures my dream of a perfect summer night in Japan. I’m among my books studying Japanese, in a very remote countryside seeped […]