Cooking the books: Beef Roast

Steph: “It’s not good. You built it up by saying how bad it was gonna be.”
Me: “I just said it was overcooked.”
Steph: “The second bite isn’t that bad. Not that bad.” Continue reading Cooking the books: Beef Roast

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Mellon Collie and the Impressionable Teenager

I can vividly remember getting the gift card from my uncle and aunt for my Birthday. I didn’t get to see my extended family very much as they lived about 2 hours or so from me in the desert, and I get the feeling my uncle disapproved of my mothers lifestyle. I can remember as a boy they had given me a Nintendo game, Joust, for … Continue reading Mellon Collie and the Impressionable Teenager

The fifth wheel is resting on my belt

Can’t write tonight. Foot hurts from impromptu run. I am trying to shape up. I am 31, 6′ 1″, 175 pounds, and I have never really worked out a day in my life. When I was a kid I was clumsy and didn’t play sports because I was clumsy. As I got older I told myself I didn’t play sport because only stupid jocks play … Continue reading The fifth wheel is resting on my belt

The Mute Boat Captain, A Homophobic Drug Smuggler, CGI in Space

THIS CONTAINS MOVIE SPOILERS. SO FUCK YOU.   I am behind on my journaling. I knew it was going to happen. Between the podcast, consuming media, and working, who gets the time to write anything down anymore. The last journal topic I wrote about was death and nonexistence.  I skipped over the stream of consciousness day, I write to much of that crap anyway (plus … Continue reading The Mute Boat Captain, A Homophobic Drug Smuggler, CGI in Space

Life, death, time, and looking on the brighter side.

Life, death, and time are the three components of life. Someone at work said the most valuable thing you can give someone is your time. Each day that I show up to work I am exchanging a day of my life.. Since it is all finite with unforeseen expiry dates, it seems like such a huge price to pay for a paycheck. I can never … Continue reading Life, death, time, and looking on the brighter side.