Was at the Holiday Bowl December 30, 2009 when before the singing of the National Anthem, there was the singing of America the Beautiful… unfortunately for the singer, the sound went out… fortunately the crowd helped out – quite nicely! It was the only good part of an otherwise forgettable game [way to show up Wildcats!] Continue reading Nice Moment by the Crowd at the Holiday Bowl
I have to qualify: I hate the radio. I see no need for it anymore. Unless, I guess, you are in a rental truck where there is no other option, what is the purpose of radio anymore? NPR, news, a ball game and, I guess a talk or game show if you are stuck, but otherwise, every time I have been forced to listen to the radio, it is the same, generic stuff that I had heard 6 years ago when I abandoned any semblance of listening to the radio.
I love the holiday season. Family. Parties. Friends. Parties. Presents. Parties… and nothing gets me more ready for the holiday season than the images [think Santa, elves, reindeer, snowmen… er snowpeople, and presents], videos [think Frosty, Rudolph, Shrek(?), etc.] and smells [crisp winter air, the copious quantities of food] of the season. [Hopefully, the images and videos here will help overcome any untoward smell that you are experiencing now.]
Just writing to write is one thing. Yeah, I can scribble down some thoughts and notes, but when it comes to writing something for others to read it becomes a bit more difficult… I start to wonder what would be interesting reading? Why does someone else care about what I write? Etc. Etc.
Here is my first attempt to raise some awareness, some of which was brought on by my own writers block: