Posted in October 2012

I found all the men!  Oh, and the gear.

I found all the men! Oh, and the gear.

It’s Day 2 of captivity, and my mental state has deteriorated rapidly. Oh Sandy, can’t you see, I sit and wonder why-y-y, oh why you won’t leave me, oh Sandy. Crud, there goes another fingernail. I didn’t even realize I was nibbling on it. The Metro’s still not running, which means another day out of … Continue reading

Hike at Sky Meadows State Park

Hike at Sky Meadows State Park

Last Sunday, my friend April and I went for a hike at Sky Meadows State Park off I-66 at exit 23 in Virginia.  I exerted all the self control I could muster to make it out the door.  After waking up at 6:30am, I somehow managed to find myself back in bed not an hour … Continue reading

Hike! Hike For Your Lives!

Hike! Hike For Your Lives!

I know that print journalism is going the way of the dodo bird, but I still subscribe to several magazines, one of which is Popular Science.  I like to think of Popular Science as nerd junk food for the brain. It’s chocked full of interesting tidbits on technological advances and research, which I enjoy learning … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Big

Weekly Photo Challenge: Big

** Note: This post was inspired by WordPress’s The Daily Post: Weekly Photo Challenge.  This week’s theme is “Big.” ** This is how big my anxiety was earlier today (i.e. as big as the helmet from an over-sized suit of armor).  OK, this is really an old prison cupola that’s been set up by the … Continue reading