Posts tagged with "memory".
You know how everyone seems to have a dusty little folder in the back corner of their brain stuffed with a very small handful of really clear memories from their childhood? Occasionally something prompts you to open up that folder, and …read the full post ⇒
What I learned about the art of politics working at my last job is both simple and complex; It is simple because if one understands the nuances of high school popularity, there are many, many parallels that can be drawn between the …read the full post ⇒
A lot of the joking aside — but not all — this week is ramping up to a particularly significant (but hardly important or memorable) one-year anniversary for me. I thought, in light of that anniversary I would find some time …read the full post ⇒
I have a picture in my head of a sunny afternoon. Our backyard, living in the suburbs of Ottawa, had grass and a fence whose spans were raised just a few inches from the ground. The neighbor kid seemed so …read the full post ⇒
We went for dinner last night with Derek, Shannon, and Julia. I felt compelled to share this simply because it was one of those classic moments that I’m sure will slip from memory, save for the written record herein. Someday, we’ll …read the full post ⇒
It’s like a little chunk of family history coming to an end. Last night the sale went through on Grandma’s house and sixty-plus years of the little island of refuge and stability amidst the bustle of the city passes into a …read the full post ⇒
I started 2006 with a list from 2005: summing up the year, and such. Maybe it should be something of a year-end-blogging tradition: a cap to the “blog every day for a month” exercise. However it shapes up, …
IMPORTED FROM OUR TRAVEL BLOG: Brad, Karin (and Ryan) Do Europe ‘06
Normal people would bring a deck of cards. We’re bringing the travel edition of the Settlers of Catan game to whittle away the long hours of travel or contemplative moments …
What did you do in 2005 that you\’d never done before?
Business Taxes. Yup. Filed a good ol’ T2 for Starkware.
Did you keep your new years\’ resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
Resolution: Avoiding the Walmart — and I didn’t …