Tag Archives: connections


CrownLand Camping

As I lay in the bath letting 3 days worth of sweat, soot, and grime soak from skin, I realized that I have a lot more cuts, scrapes, and bruises than I’d originally thought. Which must mean that I had an even better time than I knew, since I didn’t even NOTICE doing this much […]


The TV Thing …

There were a lot of things that could’ve gone better, to be honest. We could’ve got more than 3 hours sleep before driving the hour and a half from Peterborough to Keswick. It would have been nice to have been able to hear myself in the monitor (or perhaps not, since after 5 gigs in […]


New Year’s Blog

Stepping back and taking stock is something I’m not very good at.  My mental scales are out of balance; my victories somehow get smaller in rear-view, like a road-sign fading into the distance, but my faults and failings seem to keep up with me, never diminishing, looming overhead and stretching arms of worry into the […]


Facebook Makes Me A Better Person

Social media takes a lot of shit for being a big, fake stage on which to present a big, fake version of yourself; and that it actually discourages real connection between people.  Which is why what I’m about to say is going to be counter-intuitive: Facebook makes me a better person. No, really, I’m serious. And […]