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Surgery went well. I was cleared to work the following Tuesday, but HR wouldn’t let me come back on crutches. So Cynthia tracked down a hands-free crutch for rent, and HR said yes. I only missed 12 days of work, all but one day of which was covered by vacation & sick time. I went […]

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Went to the orthopedic surgeon Tuesday. He had good news and bad news. The good news was that the fibula fracture is actually fairly minor, and will heal very easily with simple immobilization of the ankle. Then there’s the bad news. Remember when I said that I heard two snaps/pops when I fell? Yeah, one […]

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My lovely wife and I decided to start rollerskating. We figured it would be a fun way to get exercise and spend time together, so 2 weeks ago we went out and purchased some rollerskates. We then headed out to White Rock Lake to go skating. When we got there, my lack of experience was […]

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Friday: Walked over to the Nameless Merchant with Cynthia and had a very nice dinner at their Holiday Buffet. Walked back home, got in the car and drove to Target to pick up a prescription and some food for the weekend. Saturday: Not a damn thing. Made breakfast tacos. Played on the computer. Watched TV. […]

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Since my 25-year HS reunion is coming up next year, it might be a good idea to digitize our yearbook into a PDF or some other web-friendly format to make it easier for people to peruse online. I’ve got the scanning & hosting resources, so that’s not an issue. Hopefully it’ll stay slow enough at […]

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I got off work today at 5:30 & headed to the store to hit the ATM to get cash for the ride & for the train this week. I headed on home in the heat & pulled the Colnago out of the bikeroom to get it ready. After airing up the tires, mounting lights, changing […]

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I haven’t really been all that motivated to do much online lately other than play Kakuro. I think it’s because my job duties have changed since the first week of April. Sales at the Copy Center had been dismally low, so my boss pulled me out of there and had me do odd projects for […]

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So I went out for a bike ride/night of drinking with Matt last night. We met at The Grapevine, where I had 4 beers. Cristy showed up, and the 3 of us chatted for a while about all kinds of things. Then Matt & I rode through Downtown Dallas & Deep Ellum to the Elbow […]

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Happy birthday to my older brother, Tim, and to n1ck ov3n.

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I see that the last post I had was back in July, almost 3.5 months ago.  It’s not that nothing’s been going on, or that I’ve been too busy to post, I just haven’t felt like it.  Although, there were a couple times I tried to post from work and got an error, so I […]

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