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Baltimore Running Festival Expo today (video blog)
Friday, October 11, 2013     

Playing with an old camera I found.... Read more
Medical Humor
Thursday, October 10, 2013     

Margaret took her pet duck to the veterinarian. "Doctor, I don't know what's wrong with my duck, Cuddles. He used to be so active, so playful, so full of life. Now he just lies around all day. It's like he just doesn't care." The docto... Read more
The Bathroom Remodel
Tuesday, October 08, 2013     

Honey, let's redo the bathroom. What She(WMBO) sees What I see ... Read more
Taking 110 volts (Surprise!) and getting Herself to apologize (Kind of)
Tuesday, October 08, 2013     

I have worked with electricity since I was about 16. I have taken my fair share of jolts. Even recently, last week in fact, I was working on a circuit and I had switched off the wrong breaker. But that time I only got a mild buzz, just enough to... Read more
Mmmm -- Indian food
Saturday, October 05, 2013     

Posting just a shorty tonight. Basically because I got nuthin'. I suppose I cannot be witty and erudite every evening. And really some of the best stuff pops into my head through one ear and out the other when I have nothing to write one. P... Read more
Planning 2014 running already.
Friday, October 04, 2013     

Believe it or not I just sat down and worked out my 2014 run calendar. Yes I said Twenty Fourteen. As many know, I am working toward a few running goals. One is to run a sub-2:00 half marathon. And that goal seems to get more elusive with e... Read more
Friday, October 04, 2013     

And a photo of my son with his friend Emma at last year's VMA show. ... Read more
Just an inspiration today
Thursday, October 03, 2013     

Too tired to do enough thinking to do any writing. ... Read more
Floor in my Bathroom and a Double at the end of the month.
Wednesday, October 02, 2013     

Bathroom remodeling -- not a fun thing for me but a necessary thing to keep She(WMBO) happy. For one thing, I am no plumber. I learned that after too many kitchen and bathroom projects became floods. So we hire that out and I just hate spending ... Read more
Mea Culpa, Mea Culpa, Mea Maxima Culpa
Tuesday, October 01, 2013     

I learned that phrase when I was ten so I could be an altar boy. Then as soon as I did, the changed the Mass to English. Wouldn’t you know it? It means "Through my fault, through my fault, through my most grievous fault." Yester... Read more
SparkPeople needs a lesson in Quality Control.
Sunday, September 29, 2013     

In my life I have been a Quality Assurance tester for software, A QC inspector for hardware, designed systems to test both. And I have also been a Technical Writer and Technical Editor. So I have a low tolerance for the pain of bad software... Read more
The faster I go the behinder I get.
Sunday, September 29, 2013     

Ugh! I worked hard and diligently all day today. The new bathroom project started off today exactly where I left it off. I carried a lot of lumber around. I cut it to the dimensions I thought I measured. Measure twice cut on... Read more
An odd story about an accidental marathon.
Friday, September 27, 2013     

Read this first: deadspin.com/half-marath
-marathon-1404285161 Something smells fishy about this story. "At around the eight-mile mark, in the zone and distracted by the music she ... Read more
I cannot be trusted ...
Friday, September 27, 2013     

I have been told this.... Read more
Slothful day.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013     

Today was kind of an easy day. I got built what I needed to get built in my new bathroom before I went to bed last night. So I was ready for the plumber. In fact I had a little time to do a little job site cleaning that I did not do last night. ... Read more

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