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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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I plan on posting more frequently after rides, now that the weather is nice.

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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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Yep, I picked up a MacBook tonight.  Cynthia & I headed up McKinney Ave to the Apple Store on Knox.  As we approached it, we saw a line of people down the block, waiting to get in.  Yep, it was iPhone 2.0 release day.  We figured that we might have better luck at the Apple […]

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Six years ago today, I got married. I just looked up gifts for the 6th wedding anniversary.  The traditional gifts are candy or iron.  The Modern gift is wood. heh heh heh, I said “wood.”

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When Cynthia and I got in the car after dinner tonight, I noticed that the odometer read 99982. We were 18 miles shy of 100k. Since we had a couple errands to run, we decided to drive around until it rolled over. First we went to Radio Shack to pick up a battery for a […]

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19 years ago today I moved to Dallas. My brother took me to dinner at an IHOP that’s no longer an IHOP. I started working the next day at a sporting goods store that’s no longer in existence. About the only possession from that move that I still have is my stereo.

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