Springtime and Relationships – an essay

Springtime is nice, isn’t it?  Everyone seems to look forward to those first light-jacket days and birdsong mornings.  Spring is like watching Game of Thrones in reverse – “Winter is Leaving!” But it’s also full of false hopes.  Themes of rebirth and resurrection make you think you’re going to start to take charge and fix those things you’ve always […]

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Caribbean Cruises

I’ve just been reading David Foster Wallace’s “A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again“.  There’s an essay in there about David Lynch films, and the idea that “evil” itself doesn’t make people uncomfortable, but the idea that the thoughts and feelings of evil people are things we’ve all felt before, the thoughts most of […]

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Injury Beard Update 10/29

The beard survives…for now.  Our sketch group had a photo shoot this weekend, and I got some fun pictures with it – I’ll let you know when they are up on the website – where I was compared to Joaquin Phoenix, Zak Galafiniakis, and “an evil priest in a Robert Rodriguez movie.”  I’m pretty happy […]

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Injury Beard Update 10/23

It’s official!  I am now part of Movember, the month-long moustache-growing event raising money for men’s health awareness.  As a man (or an approximation thereof), I care about men’s health, and you should, too.  So check out my moustache page, and donate if you are so inclined. You’ve already seen the progress I’ve made, but […]

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Standup Fail (or was it?)

Everyone at home asks what I’m up to.  It’s hard to tell them.  There are things I’m working on, and things I’m putting off, and things I’m just trying not to forget about. The good news: our sketch group has a new website.  We’re working on new material – new videos, a live show.  It’s […]

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