Monthly Archives: April 2006

Moons and other things anew

Every 29.5 days the moon steadily makes it way around our Earth. Right now it’s sitting almost exactly between us and the Sun, blocking out any view of the moon. Today the moon is “new“. Chinese, Muslim, Buddhist, and Hebrew … Continue reading

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Just over the horizon

I went flying today! I have a friend with an airplane who was in town today and up for a buzz around the desert. I snapped lots of pics but I’m too lazy tonight to put more than this one … Continue reading

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The road ahead

I’ve been doing quite a bit of thinking lately on what makes me truly “me”. Today I realized that, gasp! – i’m actually a goal-oriented person. Who knew? I certainly didn’t. I work better when I have a goal in … Continue reading

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PJ

It’s 38 days away but I’m jonesing for it in a big way already. At the end of next month I’ll finally catch another Pearl Jam concert. I’ve caught at least one show on every US tour for the last … Continue reading

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7

7 more days and i’m back on the road… just 7 more days and i’m back on the road… i’ve had to keep repeating that to myself like a mantra all day…

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Eccentric America

THIS is my new guidebook! Finally I have an excellent reference for all the “weird, wacky, and outrageously fun things to do and see in the USA.” While looking for a massive 85 foot chest of drawers to use as … Continue reading

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101 Things About Me, v2.0

A long time ago I wrote a “101 things about me” thing. I wrote it before I started traveling and a lot of it has changed or further developed. For instance, in #24 I said I never wanted to go … Continue reading

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Thanks for stopping by

Here is a sampling of the search results that brought strangers from all across the globe to my site today alone: what to pack oktoberfest munich average price pretzels swat (this picture is viewed at least a dozen times a … Continue reading

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Inside Man

I saw the new Spike Lee joint Inside Man this weekend. I’m not normally a big Lee fan but I had to check it out since it a) stars Denzel Washington (probably my fav actor), and b) is about a … Continue reading

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My deathbed

Here I lie, thinking about my deathbed. The hour of 6am is undeniably too early to be conscious on a Sunday, especially considering this one of only two widely spread out days off for the next 12. Sleep and general … Continue reading

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