The view at Mt. Saint Helens, a good place to reflect. Especially since we just found ourselves there for no real reason. — For the weekly photo challenge.
Have you ever had a set of pope plates? I have, I just put my name on the dotted line. My first apartment after leaving the Marine Corps and transitioning […]
Three photos from my wife’s birthday for the weekly photo challenge, click them for a description and larger photo.
Everyone has regrets, my wife spent a whole month dedicated to the subject with weekly guest posts on her blog. With all the letters to a younger self, I had […]
Brown hair, blue eyes, 6’1 average build. When you are asked to describe someone it typically will read something like that. Straight hair, visible tattoos, is this giving anyone an […]
My second favorite cat [out of two] getting a hold of my phone for a selfie [motion activated], for the weekly photo challenge.
Sometimes the most incredible things happen in the most ordinary of circumstances, that is how I would describe the events that lead up to this photo. Nothing that morning foreshadowed […]
In philosophy there is a term for the idea that experience is unique to the individual, it is termed qualia. Which is a fancy way of saying, your experience of […]
Whatever you know him by, Le Clown or Eric Robillard, there is a story to be told, and it is finally being heard. Why has it taken so long? Well the same could be […]
The view from our hotel room from our window for the weekly photo challenge.
‘You know what you did, don’t touch me.’ That was the only answer my wife would give me. 4:00 in the morning and she won’t explain to me what I […]
New Years, the day we look back at the year before and make meaningful, if not very deliberate ‘resolutions’ to change things about ourselves that we are unhappy with. We […]
Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa, ’tis the season! Time to wear my Santa hat and put my expanding gut to good use. Of course it’s also the season for controversy. […]
I loved her and all the promises of a future she offered. I loved her even the night she died, in my arms. I wasn’t looking for her, but when […]
The music is intense, deep and dark. There is a sense of sadness in it, a sense of disdain for the strange man in the mirror. But looking back at the […]
The edges sometimes blur together Until you can’t tell if it started or ended The colors faded until all you have left is the blackness And there is no comfort […]
Sometimes I live in my head as the world passes me by, well before I catch up to what is going on around me. Sometimes I forget which reality is […]
She was already beet red from embarrassment. ‘Don’t look; I don’t want you to see.’ A sort of confusion came about; I didn’t understand how it could be that bad. […]
‘I prefer to live in my reality where there is still magic.’ I remained quiet, her words resonating in my ears and left me thinking about it all. I love […]
There is a time in a person’s life when magic is real, where pixie dust will make you fly and a place, where kids will never have to grow up. […]
Panoramic view of Mt. St. Helens for the Horizon challenge.
Home was always a fuzzy concept for me, with all the moves I have made in my life I never really had a ‘home’ in the traditional sense. The family […]
They say it is not the fall that kills you; it is the sudden stop at the bottom that does it. I can’t argue with that sort of logic and […]
It was a great birthday, my friends and their parents both surprised me with a trip. It would be a birthday to remember and one of the only I cared […]
During this time of year I workout, a lot. My wife can attest that to the fact that in the house we have more protein powder than food at the […]