Ain’t nothin’ bluish about this.

There's a scene in Singles — Cameron Crowe's 1992 under-appreciated grunge-era comedy masterpiece (and one of my favorite movies ever) — in which Steve (Campbell Scott) and Linda (Kyra Sedgwick) are awaiting the results of a home pregnancy test. If it's blue, they're expecting. If it's clear, they're not. After ten minutes, they examine the … Continue reading Ain’t nothin’ bluish about this.

“See You Monday!”

So. I’m going back into the office tomorrow. Not full-time. It'll probably just be for a couple of days a week, working from home the rest. One of my coworkers asked me how I felt about coming back, and I replied, “Pretty good, since it was my idea!” Honestly, I have mixed feelings about it. … Continue reading “See You Monday!”

A Three Chord Revelation

Last night I found myself in a dimly lit music lounge sipping a gin and tonic while listening to a rock 'n roll band playing loudly and energetically. I turned to Tara and said, over the wailing guitars and pounding drums, "I'm living the life I always wanted." Call it a three-chord revelation. Many years … Continue reading A Three Chord Revelation