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Be Kind to Wild Animals

Friday night I haphazardly tossed the contents of the evening’s milk shake off the back deck down 14′ feet or so into our compost pile. Much to the utter surprise of a large-ish opossum, the milky-sweet goodness splattered loudly as it found its mark on the possum’s back. The possum…Continue Reading


Today’s fortune cookie: You will be called upon to help a friend in trouble. Answer the call. It’s particularly ironic since Amy and I were discussing in great detail the quality of friendship, and my specific attributes and contributions towards one. So now I’m just wondering which of my friends…Continue Reading

The Sleepless vs. the Sleepy

I had an interesting dream last night (in retrospect) in which I awoke to find that my wife was not sleeping next to me. I got up to take my shower and such, and found her getting ready to go to work – very early. This would be unusual for…Continue Reading