You're a 19-year-old kid. You're critically wounded and dying in the jungle in the Ia Drang Valley , 11-14-1965, LZ X-ray, Vietnam . Your infantry unit is outnumbered 8-1 and the enemy fire is so intense, from 100 or 200 yards away, ... Click to read the rest
The Entrepreneurial Spirit by Tom Peters
Fred Karl, designer of the Viking Range and owner of the company said, "I was a weird kid. I began designing towns when I was 12." We all know that "weird" can be good, if we don't judge others through our ... Click to read the rest
Ok, this is a short post to let everyone know I'm back online. With all that has been going on lately, I got behind on just about everything, and in the midst of the chaos, my website hosting account got cut off for lack of payment. Not that it was ... Click to read the rest
(I got this in my email this weekend and thought I'd share it. Proper credit will be at the end of this. )
All I ask is that you not send me hate mail because I've insulted your favorite state! It's all in fun! Enjoy...
When you retire ... Click to read the rest
Ok, for anyone who is following along, this is my map for my big move to California. If you don't know about my move to California, well, that's probably because I've been busy, so I haven't posted much about it yet! I'll go write up another blog pos ... Click to read the rest
Yeah, I'm in California now :) Yippee ;)
Actually been here since Thursday the 26th of August, but haven't had much time to get online and catch up till now.
The move it self went well, ended up leaving a pretty good pile of stuff up in Tacoma, w ... Click to read the rest
This has been around a while, but I thought you all'd like to read it again, its fun :)
1. Remove film from box and load camera.
2. Remove film box from puppy's mouth and throw in trash.
3. Remove puppy from trash and brush coffee grounds from muz ... Click to read the rest
This could be a fun segment, we'll see how much interest there is! Oh and I'm also considering setting up a web cam, maybe do a pay per view...
So, I've never lived in a place that had a pool before, so I'm kind of getting used to all of what is in ... Click to read the rest
Now that I've been making friends with the dogs, we decided we'd let them sleep inside last night. Its really only the first few minutes of them coming inside that they're ballistic bouncing fur balls, really. Then eventually they settle down and tur ... Click to read the rest
Figured I'd cheat a bit this week. I've been writing to my Mom and Brother who are in Alberta, and sometimes what I write to them would make a good blog post. So I'm going to edit this a bit, but you still might see things that don't make sense. Well ... Click to read the rest
Sorry to hit you so hard with the head line there, but hey, someone had to say it :)
Computers are kind of like motorcycles... its not "if" you are going to crash, its "when".
To start with, there are 2 possible areas to be aware of.
1. Your ... Click to read the rest
Recently, I had an online friend die, unexpectedly, suddenly. He was a professional video producer, who I had met through an online forum. I'd never met him in person, but we'd traded posts online and emails directly over the last few years. It reall ... Click to read the rest
2 or 3 things here all related.
First, I just finished writing my second book, and there is a new blog supporting that book. Go check them out here - AMTRAK, Twitter, and Urban Camping< ... Click to read the rest
(This post came from Michael Angier's email. I recommend you go check him out, his info is at the end of this post)
Back in September 2005, Martha Cothren, a social studies school teacher at Robinson High School in Little Rock AK, did something memo ... Click to read the rest
Not sure that these pictures need any explaining! haha
Anyway, the dogs, Sunny and Beau, enjoy chewing on things. They've thankfully outgrown shoes, for the most part, and only sniff and chase the cats, but give them a good chew toy, and they're i ... Click to read the rest
YAAAAY! The proofs got here today, and they look... well... Perfect :)
Perfection is kind of a funny thing I guess... they look as good as the digital files did, hows' that? I was a bit worried, in that the template for the cover design recommended ... Click to read the rest
6:39 PM 12/18/2009
Hey all, sorry, I've not posted in quite a while.
Quick recap, incase you are still catching up.
I was living in Tacoma, Washington, for about a year. Then I moved down to Lemoore, California. That didn't work out so well, so I ... Click to read the rest