makes me wet…

so i’m currently in Valparaiso, Indiana, hanging out at my aunt’s house.

well, kinda, at the moment i’m sitting in the car, soaking wet, on the laptop because the power is out…

how did i end up in the car?

well…

first we drove back to my aunt’s house…

then we heard the tornado . . . → Read More: makes me wet…

Snowpocalypse 2008

just a few pictures of the ‘hood for your viewing pleasure…

this is the street in front of my house… facing north:

facing south:

the pretty rock maple in my front yard:

next person that says “i wish we could have a white christmas” … club them like a baby seal for . . . → Read More: Snowpocalypse 2008

Forty days and forty nights…

so i get this phone call that basically says we need to go rescue a friends dad from rising flood waters…

so myself, captain argyle, captain grim, captain bardock, adin, and cat, head east to packwood, only breaking the speed limit all of the time…

fun:

there’s something to be said for . . . → Read More: Forty days and forty nights…

The Jackals after the Storm

The damage in New Orleans and southern Mississippi from Hurricane Katrina may have taken more lives than 9/11 — at least that’s what experts are estimating right now.

And, as with 9/11, the thousands of tragic stories took place in the context of many acts of heroism, sacrifice, and simple kindness. We hear many . . . → Read More: The Jackals after the Storm

Reproduction

so, the subject of me having children came up yesterday…

scary eh?

i’ve put a lot of thought into this over the years, and for a long time my answer was just plain “no”.

mostly due to the quality of the woman that was asking (not interested in being trapped in your white trash . . . → Read More: Reproduction

Lady Liberty

Lady liberty wears size 879 combat boots.