The Good Life

addicted to the sauce…again

It was just another normal day. Actually it was the day after summer ended. Peaceful, tranquil, warm, sunny, quiet, weird, and one of my favorite days in a while. I think I caught a little bug over the weekend. My throat felt scratchy. I bombed an...

Happy Labor Day

The quiet before the storm. Venice boardwalk. Sun is rising as is usually does and people are taking the day off. Cheers to that. ...

Don't plan for something not to happen…cuz it will.

[caption id="attachment_1634" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="solution?"][/caption] Just like anything.  Plan not to get called into work, you will.  Try not to have a baby, you will.  Try not to get your rolled up pants wet crossing a river, you will.  Try not to open your eyes when...

Time for Gratitude

It's Wednesday. It took me until today to fully recover from my birthday weekend. Man, I was tired. Down at Del Mar for the races, thanks Pauline and Sara. I had some excellent company and met up with some serious pals from the old days living...

How do I drive down one path?

[caption id="attachment_989" align="aligncenter" width="604" caption="I took this on my run tonight. Santa Monica pier at sunset."][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1488" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Who's your tiger?"][/caption] Or do I? I was talking to my best pal about my blog.  I said I was bored.  He said where is my family?  Complicated...

My Birthday Blog

Fresh off the old beach cruiser and my mind starts racing. In a good way. Tomorrow will be another year in my life gone by and another one beginning. And what a f#$%ing year it has been. I have so many things to be grateful for....

Grudges are so dang lame

I am actually writing this before the weekend begins. You know why? So I have to follow through. Life is way too f#$%ing short to hold a grudge. Also, it is way to short to be on the other end of a held grudge. So be...

Out with old, in with the new

[caption id="attachment_1391" align="aligncenter" width="800" caption="ole Bessie"][/caption] Time to lose ole Bessie.  It is a bit sad.  She has nearly 4000 miles on her.  She has been through ups and downs.  Sometimes at 65mph and other times chuggin away at 15mph, all across town.  I remember once...