The branches of my family tree hang low from supporting a lot of overweight people. I've worked hard to keep myself from falling into that same category, but I've been far from perfect. For the past decade or so I've been about 35 pounds above where … [Continue reading] about 20 pounds, the boring way
This past weekend I spent a fantastic few days in Seattle courtesy of Visit Seattle and their 2 Days In Seattle program. It's a pretty clever program - they pay for people from around the country (world?) to come and visit for two days, with no … [Continue reading] about Recap: A most excellent 2 days in Seattle
I love the Pacific Northwest other than the rain. I'm a fan of the sunshine, so while I have a tough time seeing myself moving there (tough, not impossible), I love to visit. I get to Portland fairly often for friends and my former place of … [Continue reading] about Any suggestions for a weekend visit to Seattle?
I love trying out new and ridiculous ideas. It's one of my many weaknesses. So three years ago when local movie programming goddess Andrea Beesley (aka The Midnite Move Mamacita!) asked if I wanted to run a track at Phoenix Comicon together, how … [Continue reading] about Phoenix Ultimate Geek Smackdown bringing the geek-heat to Phoenix Comicon!
I was a Star Trek fan when Shatner was the only Captain the Enterprise had ever known, so it's sad for me to say I'm so disgusted with Star Trek right now I've lost all interest in seeing the new movie. The first problem was the lack of a new … [Continue reading] about Star Trek’s descent into marketing spam darkness