Espresso Espresso Espresso, or when engineers makes coffee…
Travel Gear More like travel gear of a former road warrior – okay, more like semi-retired traveler. Think I addressed these very issues, previously. What I’ve arrived at is a simple system, really. When it is work, or astrology-work related travel, be it a day-trip to Austin, overnight to El Paso, or any other of [...]
Buddhism Piece about the efficacy of Buddhism. Reminds me, Farts in a Bathtub. Talking around Buddhism. Kind of the point, methinks.
Jupiter Image of Jupiter in 1879 – then a more current version – in honor of Jupiter’s current forward motion.
A Thousand Miles of Texas Ray Benson, and Asleep at the Wheel, do a very creditable version of “I’ve seen miles and miles of Texas.” In three days, I saw, an estimated A Thousand Miles of Texas. In a single three-day period, I saw over a thousand miles of Texas, from the driver’s seat of [...]
Food Safety Including a bit from a favorite retail establishment, Costco, a New York Times piece about food secrets. Testing. Always testing for Food Safety. Personally, I figured some of this out from clients in Southern New Mexico, how, until recently, “Hatch Green Chiles” didn’t always come from Hatch, NM. Food Safety, how it changes, [...]
How to Use These Horoscopes Legitimate question, How to Use These Horoscopes, the question, as it arises every so often. I once wrote about clarity, same concept, revisited, almost seven years later. With that as a question, How to Use These Horoscopes, what the new and improved answer? There was one place with a funny [...]
Exercise Kit While this innocuously titled Exercise Kit, what I really wanted to name it was Exorcise Kit. Got to remember this is for Grace’s haunted trailer. “You’ve slept in it,” she said, “you know it’s not haunted.” Her last daughter – also Leo – completing her first graduate degree, swears on all that is [...]
Rules for Wile E. Coyote? Should be easy to follow?
The Bandana More properly, The Bandanas I frequently wear. It’s a professional addition. Roots reach back to cold-water bed-sits in old East Austin. Back in the day. Way back. Think: wired phones. I had three phones lines, one for either data, almost pre-Internet, or as a private line, one for fax, one was the home/office [...]
Attention to Detail
Arctic Allah Let me see how this works… 13th Warrior, Antonio Bad-ass, based on the book… And just retelling… Eaters of the Dead which is Beowulf… Don’t think this is the first time.