a little respect goes a long way…
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I am dying for some ocean time. A combination of of my social media feeds, my subscription to Gray’s Sporting Journal, and an audio book called “The Gulf” I’ve been listening to have thoroughly spurred my desire to be near the ocean. The people I’ve been closest in my life have always described me asContinue reading “The Gulf”
Tuesday – Keep Calm and Carry On
There is a lot of stress in the world right now. Unease mixed with outright fear, I think even those who are professing anger and disgust are deeply afraid inside that this will turn out to be everything they say it is. The bottom line is, the British were right, Keep Calm and Carry On.Continue reading “Tuesday – Keep Calm and Carry On”
The “Roaring Twenties”
Thus we begin the “Roaring twenties”…
Protected: tipping points revisited
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Veteran’s Day. Armistice Day. The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.
“The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month…”
Nostalgia? Nah, life appreciation.
“Time to take her home, her dizzy head…”
Do you fools listen to music?
Finally some long overdue bike content…
The oldest boy and I spent some time this weekend setting up an older Cannondale V500 for a friend who’s daughter will use it as secondary transportation at college. The bike was apparently picked up at a pawn shop a few years ago, and then languished in the garage as a well intentioned attempt toContinue reading “Finally some long overdue bike content…”
Fixes and Things –
Or “The Exciting World of Old Landcruiser Ownership” So friday as I left for work, I suddenly got every warning light in my truck lit and beeping, telling me “she cant take na more!”. I thought it was just an error from having washed pollen off and heavily spraying the area around the cowl, butContinue reading “Fixes and Things –”