I have no idea what to write here. Logically, this would be an ideal time to write some kind of year-end wrap-up. What can I possibly say about the year that was 2015, though? It was exhilarating, energizing, hopeful, devastating, shocking, and debilitating, all rolled into one. It began on a high note and is… Read More


Okay, so for the umpteenth time now, I forgot to write a Tuneful Tuesday post on, well, Tuesday. You would think putting the day of the week in the title of one day’s entry would be enough to make me remember it. Apparently, that is not enough. Maybe I should tattoo it on my hand… Read More


The origins of this blog can actually be traced back to another blog I used to write. It was my first attempt at blogging, and in retrospect it wasn’t very focused, even though it contained some pretty decent content. I think more than anything I just hated to give up the title:¬†Half-Empty: Confessions of a… Read More


My wife suggested the other day that I get a sleep study done, and I can’t say that’s an entirely unreasonable idea. I am not exaggerating when I say I could fall asleep at virtually any time of day, possibly even on command. And I’m not talking a light sleep, either. I’m talking drool-on-the-pillow snoozing.… Read More