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Random thoughts today, 8.27.2014

Random thoughts. It is an apt description. I have so many thoughts running around, colliding, in my head. The roar at times is like a stirred up hornets’ nest. 367 more words

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Solar Observing warnings

Viewing the sun can be rather rewarding, I honestly love it a little more than deep space objects because you can see the detail on the surface of the sun. 254 more words


Slacktivism, Clicktivism and why I am hesitant to get cold and wet for charity this month

I am almost invariably irritated by those Facebook statuses that ask you to repost a statement – usually in the form of a bit of text posted in photograph format – on your own wall regarding what are if not out and out good causes, then at least good intentions. 2,277 more words

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34 Days to go...

With just 34 days left until we leave, the reality of what we are doing is starting to creep into my consciousness. I satisfyingly tick off one more thing from my to do list and begrudgingly add another 5 things that I haven’t thought about before. 101 more words

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Reclaiming a Camp Artifact -- The Bad Seed

My colleagues in Penn’s Theatre Arts program and I spend a lot of time talking about potential directing projects. Sometimes they’re pipe dreams – plays we’d love to do that are, in any practical sense, out of reach. 857 more words


Friday was my last day as a contractor at Expedia. Monday is my first day as a full time employee. I made the jump to contract work a few months ago expecting – well, different things. 157 more words

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"Trust the Process" - Mastering the Recovery Balance

The time for another race is getting closer and closer. I have been laying low since US Nationals, attempting to recover from a double that was more trying than I anticipated it would be. 806 more words