Sit or Stand?

Over the weekend the internet blew up with vitriol over Colin Kaepernick of the San Fransisco 49ers sitting during the national anthem.  Kaepernick has stated his reasons for not standing included the systemic injustices inflicted upon…

Two dead birds, a flat and half a heart

This morning my kids were ready for school and wanted some caffeine to help them through the day. I wasn’t ready on time and forgot I needed gas so I figured I could kill two birds with one stone; get gas and a handy-dandy Starbucks drink…

The Past...

On this day 47 years ago Woodstock began.  This event helped shape American culture for a variety of reasons not the least of which was amazing live music by iconic artists.  The memory (or loss of memory for some!) of Woodstock lives…

Shirtless driver

My new job finds me driving on the 101 Northbound 2 or 3 times a week. Each trip takes around 45 minutes. There are various ways to pass the time and I have found some to be more meaningful than others. Despite my great desire for the…