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2019 – On the plane to Tokyo

8.1.19 It is 3:54 PM San Francisco time and 7:54 AM in Tokyo. I’m somewhere over the Pacific ocean on my way to Japan. My bachelorhood of 2019 comes to an end tomorrow, but I’ll get to that in a minute. It all started out slow enough but then it seemed I was in a […]

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LTMD – The state of things in 2019

It has been a long time since I’ve done an “Letters to My Descendants” post. Here is how I see the world around me in the year 2019. We are in the midst of the Trump presidency. Historians will surely look upon this time as a very low one for America. You may wonder how […]

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Journal Entry – The end of summer free time

It is 6:55 PM on Monday July 29th, 2019. My summer bachelorhood ends in a few days. I spoke about this in my previous post but it is still on my mind. This free time is something I cannot wait for about a month before the family takes off for Japan. But as I’ve said […]

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Journal 7.25.2019

It is 7:10 AM on Thursday July 25th. My time as a bachelor soon comes to an end. As a result my mind is in heightened alert such as Ralphie in a Christmas Story when he visits Santa in the mall. “Wake Up Stupid, Wake UP! Wake up and take advantage of this precious free […]

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Don Juan de Marco

While I’m a bachelor I’ve been catching up on a few of my favorite movies. One of my all time favorites is Don Juan de Marco.  Like Don Quixote, Don Juan de Marco lives in a fantasy world, but in doing so the world conforms to them instead of them conforming to the world. This […]