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Movin’ On Up

Yeah; I know I haven’t posted for well over a fortnight but I’m in the middle of painting/moving into a new house, a big six blocks away from my old one. I’m also trying to sell my old house at the same time, so you can bet I’m a very pleasant person to be around. If one more person tells me just how hot the real estate market is in Portland, Oregon, I assure you I am going to … Read the rest

A Wrinkle in Primetime

Against my better judgment I broke down and watched A Wrinkle in Time Monday night. The upside is that it wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be; the downside is that it wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be.… Read the rest

Be Careful What You Google for

Saturday night I was sitting in my modestly comfortable house surfing the web on my modestly comfortable laptop when, as is my want during late Saturday nights, I became nostalgic for one of my past lives. I decided to google the names of two friends I met when I first arrived in San Francisco many, many years ago. I did find out what happened to one friend.

He killed himself a year ago.… Read the rest