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Ordained

I became an ordained minister in a brewery in Kansas back in 2002. On a Monday night, when the Free State Brewery had $1.50 beers (iirc), I was talking with friends inside, in the “living room” (the chairs by the stairs), and one friend mentioned that he is an ordained minister …

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I Had Fun Mail

I took an unexpected hiatus from blogging because of an unscheduled car wreck, followed by a bit of business travel. (Obviously I survived the wreck, and injuries weren’t as bad as I expected… especially considering I EXPECTED TO DIE.) Then I had business travel, which left no time for bloggery. …

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Loves Me Not…

October 20, 2014, will be three years since I filed for divorce. I’ll take the single life over the misery of that …

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Harvest

Look at this humble digital blog about the art of the hand-written letter, all grown up at one-month old. In the past …

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Life is good…

I received one of my favorite postcards back in November 1991, less than a year after I moved to Austin. The person …

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Zora

Around the end of my first trimester, which also coincided with my graduation from the University of Texas in May 1996, I …

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I Be, Yubi

I dropped four postcards in the outgoing apartment mail today and then opened my mailbox: junk mail, a magazine, and a YubiKey …

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The Porcelain Boy

When I was 22, I received a letter from Brian. Finding this letter a few months ago was like finding a piece …

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Stay Streetsmart

After visiting Austin over spring break in 1990, I dropped out of KU and moved down here on January 5, 1991. Nine days …