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 [...]

Lapham’s Quarterly – Night

It took me a while to get through this issue of Lapham's Quarterly but was able to do so right as the spring issue arrived. I was looking forward to reading this issue as night is peaceful, one can reflect and it comes with its own special energy as William Least Moon captures in his [...]

The Alchemist

I read the Alchemist for the first time around 1996, almost a decade after it was originally published.  Like many books I've read long ago I had forgotten most of it.  It was a chance encounter seeing it featured as a book to digitally borrow from my library app and I listened to it during [...]

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 [...]