Regular Life

Regular Life

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Archive for September 2006

Deleterious Two

Thanks, T. – I appreciate the encouragement, I really do. But actually, tomorrow could end up being a totally awful day. Lexie is going downhill really fast and we may be taking her to the emergency clinic tomorrow to see what we need to do. She hasn’t eaten in a few days & she’s not… (read more)

First Wine Tasting

I like to write about firsts. Because my wife and I got married young (19 and 21, respectively), we’ve experienced many firsts together (no, not that one). Tuesday night, we went to a wine tasting dinner. It was an altering experience for me.

Great Escape

[photopress:DSC_6873_sm_blog.jpg,full,centered] There’s an oasis in Dallas. Next to White Rock Lake, in an area that just 20 years ago was the edge of the city, is a thriving tribute to nature and man’s ability to design structures that complement it. It’s called the Dallas Arboretum. (click thumbnails to enlarge)

Music Ties Us

Animals make sounds we consider musical to attract attention and convince others of the same species to mate with them. In large part, humans make music for exactly the same reason. However, as the most intellectual beings on the planet (and perhaps anywhere), we create and enjoy songs to entertain, reflect, protest, convince, vent, honor,… (read more)