Sober vs. High = Old?

Scrolling through YouTube. K: *pointing* Sober vs. high! What’s that? B: Adult stuff K: What’s sober? B: Sober means clear headed. J: Yes, Mama and I are sober right now. B: Very sober. K: Does sober mean old? Ouch. That stings kiddo. That stings.

An Evening of Mario Party

K: Can I be first player? J: No. N: CAN I BE FIRST PLAYER? J: No. K & N: Why? J: Because I’m 41 years old, so I’ve earned the right to be first player. When you’re 41, maybe then you can be first player. Of course I’ll be seventy something then so I’ll still get to be first player.…

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There is hope for the future…

Our walk back from today’s vote:   K: So, who’d you vote for?   J: I voted for a lot of different people. Almost 40 of them total. Mayor. Councillors. School Board. Park Board.   K: Cool! Who’s the Mayor right now?   J: Gregor Robertson. He’s been the Mayor for the last ten years… but he’s not running again…

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Fatherhood, Failure & Zombies.

There are a lot of people I miss in this world, but I will not miss my Dad. Family and friends gone, people I never really knew gone… and I miss them. My own father though, it will be a relief. That’s a sad thing to say. Maybe a cold thing to say… but it’s also a very true thing…

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It’s Been A While…

It’s not that I have nothing to say. It’s not that I’ve given up on the blog. It’s just life. With that life, the constant smashing and thrashing of things on my brain… on my patience… on my energy. When you get to that quiet point at the end of the day, if there’s even the slightest energy still left…

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