Burn The White Flag

Because I lived in Washington when I was sixteen, I have been driving in the rain about as long as I have been driving. Even though I don’t like driving in the rain, it is something I am relatively comfortable with. Which is good, because I drove in a lot of rain this summer on […]

Say Something, I’m Giving Up On You

There are people I know who have maps in their brain. They can go to a place once and forever know how to get there. You can give them verbal directions to a place and they will be able to find it. I am not that person. It took me three years to figure out […]

Thoreau Your Life Away

For no particular reason, today is the type of day where I just want to forget all my responsibilities and drive until I can’t see anything man-made. The kind of day where I want to sell all my worldly possessions and use the money to buy a tiny cabin in the woods by the shore […]


In retrospect, my entry yesterday could have come across as a little morbid. To make up for it I decided to share a funny story about the time I left my Mom on the side of the road in the middle of nowhere, New Mexico. This happened just over a year ago when she joined […]