Real Chalk

The universe sending reminders that people can be bad is just as valuable as the universe sending reminders of how good and magnanimous humans can be. Just a little heads up that life isn’t fair can go a long way. In full disclosure, I am of the belief that most...

I Don’t Know, What Do You Want To Eat?

I walked around downtown Vancouver looking for a place to eat.  Believe it or not I was in the market for a big salad. I’m actually trying a new thing where I eat healthier on the road then I do at home.  A novel idea indeed but since most eating is social I...
Glory Glory Hallelujah

Glory Glory Hallelujah

Lately I’ve been humming the melody to “Glory Glory Hallelujah.” I say the melody because the words I’ve been mumbling are actually “Glory Glory Man. United,”* A take off of the popular song replaced with the name of the world’s most known soccer team. (people not...

Like Butter Play Toast…

It’s not news that we are in the “Me” era.  We all have the option to only pay attention to the very specific things that interest us. So a pet enthusiast can surf the web for all things animal then tune into the Animal Channel and maybe peruse Pinterest and pin some...

Spin Off

I have a laundry room in my condo but I still boogie down to my local laundry mat from time to time. This may be inconceivable for some but I’d rather schlep  and pay more than wait even 1 rinse cycle for a machine. Plus, this laundry mat is in a fairly pristine part...

I Can’t Complain

Perspective is like a Nissan Sentra. When you’re not looking for it you may not see it.  But spend a day trying to spy Nissan Sentras and you’ll be shocked by how many are on the road. Not sure if you came here looking for perspective but consider this post a four way...

Ring And Things

I had an invigorating workout at one of the many LA Fitness establishments I’ve been known to frequent. I really don’t frequent any particular one. I share the wealth depending on where the wind takes me. Today it was lovely East Pasadena. I did the scientific 7...

Time Keeps on Slipping

So I hopped a bus at the Toronto airport. When a city goes through the trouble of providing hassle free public transportation to and from the airport, I oblige them. It’s a great way to get a feel for a city. It’s also a good way to shake the tourist smell off you....