Monthly Archives: February 2007

Henry Ward Beecher

The following quote of the day on my Google homepage is from Beecher: Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?  – Henry Ward Beecher I am weak in this bibliophilic way.  What’s really interesting is that I … Continue reading

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What Happens in Orlando . . .

I received my National Geographic yesterday in the mail and a teaser on the front cover about Orlando caught my eye.  It pointed to an article within about the short history of Orlando, Fl. and how it has grown since … Continue reading

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New Radio Find

I don’t often shamelessly plug anything on this blog, but I found something worth sharing.  I usually listen to the radio online through iTunes, but had trouble finding radio stations that played some of my favorites–Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays, William … Continue reading

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Winterbreak has begun

We arrived in Chicago yesterday for fun with jinny’s bro and fam.  Lot’s of snow and fun.  More pics later.

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Downhill in Palatine

This is me with camera in hand at a park in the Chicago area. We spent the weekend with Jinny's brother, who lives in Palatine. Great fun. http://www.hipcast.com/playweb?audioid=Pbb11d2650666151c5a976465ed9ee627Zlp9QVREYmBy&buffer=5&fc=FFFFFF&pc=CCFF33&kc=FFCC33&bc=FFFFFF&frame=1&brand=1&player=vp24

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My Valentine

Happy Valentines, my love.  I still can’t believe you went out with me on Valentines 14 years ago. 

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News of the Weird

Ok, this is just beyond weird. I’ve been known to have a french fry or two wedged between the seats, but how does a person get to this point in life?

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My Time in Austin

I am blogging from Little City Coffee Shop on Congress Ave. in Austin.  There is a Starbucks across the street, but I opted for local ambiance. I am here for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Current Retreat, a gathering of young … Continue reading

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Global Warning

Another report, this one being more severe and alarming than others, just came out pointing to humans as being the most probable cause of global warming.  It concludes with 90% certainty that human’s greenhouse gases are the leading contributor to … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Up To lately

I am assistant coach (or is that "assistant to the coach") on Maggie Lee’s basketball team this year.  I have no real idea what I’m doing, as visible in last week’s game when the Coach–Jay Greenleaf, as pictured above–had to … Continue reading

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