When we consider the curvature of any arc, be it personal or historical, the bend can be perceived positively and negatively. In any story it comes down to who experiences the arc to decide whether or not the trend is good or bad. In my method of storytelling, you the reader make that decision, not
Category Archives: Life
Lately I’ve seen a trend in the movie and television business, one which has sprouted up before, but now seems as if it’s here to stay. The dreaded reboot. If you’ve paid attention to any of the reports coming out of Hollywood, you’ve probably heard the screams of fans as well. Whether The Rock starring
When you leave loose threads of fabric around you’re bound to run into problems. I was reminded of this during a recent work trip when I noticed a long green thread dangling from the end of the front of my shirt. Seeking to present the most professional appearance possible I tugged on the thread. This
Plaster is a sticky substance. I found this out years ago when I worked as a security installer. It was the first time I’d ever been a field technician and had to repair walls. I started in the residential side of the business, making sure homes were protected against break ins and giving the elderly
Today is a magical day. One part my magic, and one part hers. It’s also made up of all the magic our friends and family bring to this day, because a wedding like this will include so many wonderful moments no one can foresee. For that I am eternally grateful. I would rather life and
Last night I did something I haven’t done in years. I stepped inside a batting cage and took some healthy cuts with a bat at a local family fun place. I played a lot of baseball as a kid, either with my brother and our mutual childhood friend Matt, or during organized softball. My parents
I think the first time felt the true pang of jealousy was in high school. I’ve no doubt I’d felt it before, but the burn of real jealousy takes a desire so powerful that it overwhelms the senses. To be clear this isn’t envy, which is far different when you examine what they both are.