Trials, Tribulations, and Triumphs

It’s been a while since I’ve written here. I apologize for the gaps in my posts. Writing all day at work doesn’t make it easy to come home and write anything…at all. But, here I am, catching up.(Grammar be damned). … Continue reading

Conversations with LB: When The Wife’s Away, The Republic Will Play

My fiancée has been traveling for her new job for the past month. It’s been kind of lonely, but I find ways to entertain myself with the dogs and my neighbors and such. First, she traveled to Florida for five … Continue reading

Bullet Trains Are The New Left Lane

Have you ever been stuck behind someone in the left lane on the beltway who is driving so slow that your GPS literally stops and reroutes itself? It doesn’t even detect movement—that’s how slow you’re driving. Then, a 90-year-old man in the … Continue reading

Lions and Aussies and Neurosis, Oh My

I have either inherited–or somehow created–a wild herd of dogs with special needs. Let me rephrase: I have a herd of dogs, and each one has its own set of special needs. I’m not quite sure where I went wrong, … Continue reading

The iPad Doesn’t Fall Far from the Charger

I had to get glasses today. Well, actually, I went to the eye doctor last week, because I was having trouble focusing at work. But, I picked them up today. So, now I have to worry about my brain and my eyes … Continue reading