July 2009

Running Passed the Farms

July 30, 2009

I decided to go for a run out in the boonies. I was visiting a friend up in farm country and he told me of a trail not too far away from his house. So I took my camera, laced up my running shoes, and hit the road. Not all of the streets here have [Keep Reading]

Run-DMC autograph

July 28, 2009

This is my most prized autograph. It is from all three members of Run-DMC. Reverend Run, Daryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels and the late, great Jam Master Jay. You can see that they autographed the door poster for me. I have it framed with my [Keep Reading]

Recommended Reads – The Alchemist

July 27, 2009

Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist is an excellent book that I can’t say enough about. I first discovered it as an audio book when I used to have a long commute to work. There were some amazing passages in it that made me want to pull the car over and [Keep Reading]

My Beef with Disposable Razor Commercials

July 24, 2009

I remember when the first razor came out that had three blades and how the television commercials praised this system as an amazing shave. Then four-blade razors came out.  And not to be topped, Gillette came out with a five-blade razor that had a [Keep Reading]

Tim McGraw Reigns in the Rain

July 20, 2009

I went to my first country concert this past weekend. I had seen country acts before at free festivals but I had never been to a see a major show before. That changed when Witgirl bought me a ticket to Sarnia Bayfest to see Tim McGraw. I’ve been a [Keep Reading]

Plagiarizing Myself

July 17, 2009

I have been taking an online course to upgrade my teaching credentials. Currently I am qualified to teach Kindergarten up to Grade 6. By the time I am done this course, I will be able to teach all the way up to Grade 10. I never planned on teaching [Keep Reading]

Everwood Lives!

July 15, 2009

Everwood is an amazing television series. I can’t say enough good things about it. It is powerfully written and has amazing actors and performances.  I bought Season 1 on DVD as soon as it was released and waited for the other seasons to be [Keep Reading]

Upper Case Vs. Lower Case

July 13, 2009

SOME PEOPLE SEEM TO REALLY LOVE UPPER CASE. I understand using upper case to emphasize a specific word or phrase in a piece of text. Of course, abbreviations and acronyms should also be written in upper case. What I don’t understand is how in [Keep Reading]

Windchill Interview Part 4

July 9, 2009

Here is the wrap up of the interview that Gamma Krush and I did with Windchill of Artists Over Industry and After.Words.  If you’ve missed any of this transcript, please go and read it from the beginning. There is a link to each new part at the [Keep Reading]
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