Discovered this over at Pinterest. I found it quite apropos with the current climate of society. May we all embrace a little class, calmness and dignity.
On May 18th, 1980, I was in Lynnwood, just north of Seattle. I remember being in my garage, probably cleaning up my stuff after delivering papers when I heard a rumble. Caught my attention, but with Boeing’s Paine Field facility and such a few short miles away, I attributed it to that. When I went … [Read more…]
Ok, two things caught my eye over the past few days. Number 1: Over at BestBuy, the “Kwikset – Kevo Touch-to-Open Bluetooth Key and Electronic Smart Door Lock” Being able to open my door via Bluetooth sounds so freakin’ cool! But $230 is a bit steep for this geek delight. And number 2: The Rocket … [Read more…]
Dr. Anna Haus’ Forgotten Clinic In Germany The most recent update from the Edge of Humanity, this one features many haunting images of this forgotten and neglected space. I’ve always been fascinated by places like this, that people simply forgot. This home (I believe they both lived and worked out of this space) still has … [Read more…]
Spent the evening with my folks celebrating Mothers Day. I love that I’m physically close to them, so can keep an emotional closeness. Though, at times, it’s surreal to be back in Lynnwood, within sight of the home I grew up in. Many, many memories can and went. Stories told with my son, developing the … [Read more…]
Why is it so easy to fall into the negative? To immediately assume the worst in others Gossiping and slander Embracing rage’s false power Robbing our future, that one does How do we build community? When see our neighbor As invoked evil
In this silent home Dreams start creeping into view Then they consume me
Several years ago Monica Guzman, then with the Seattle PI’s Big Blog, started hosting Big Blog meet ups. I stumbled upon one my posts from one, pinged the folks in the picture, and the discussion shifted to having a re-union. So, we’ve launched the discussion. Part of the purpose for this post is to have … [Read more…]
Yesterday was spent driving. Meetings in Late Stevens, Everett and Mountlake Terrace. Not at all uncommon. Though I travelled many miles, my body spent the day seated. This hit me at night: I just had to move. I did a little yoga, ran through taekwondo poomsaes, and was eclectic settle down. My body now expects … [Read more…]
I’m really looking forward to the next iteration in the Blade Runner saga, based on this trailer. Visually amazing and a solid cast. The potential is solid.