Entries by todd

how long?

So the boy is on vacation and has little to do except finish some college apps…and of course, practice piano. I’m amazed at the fact that he can spend 14-16 hours in front of his computer, going from playing Battlefield 4 to some RTS to writing action script code for some modding.

back to the pool

Back in June of ’14, three consecutive acute back/neck issues prompted my doc to say, “get to the pool or face surgery.” The prospect of doing laps – or even floating around, which is all I really could do at that point – wasn’t particularly appealing. I love the water, but not necessarily an indoor […]

a new year

While I am typically loathe to celebrate any official milestones, the new year provides an opportunity to alter one’s course and try some new things. And so it shall be, though this is largely back to the future as I used to blog daily from about ’03 to ’10 (give or take a system crash […]