the redemption of johnny lawrence.

“Don’t let the past remind us of what we are not now.” – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young I’ve started watching Cobra Kai on Netflix. I won’t be a spoiler, but I can tell you that this gives a completely different spin to the original Karate Kid movies. There’s a common perception that people neverContinue reading “the redemption of johnny lawrence.”

steroid cars, the unnecessary “u”, and a poem from my nightmare.

The Ford Company meant well. They spent a pretty penny reuniting the main characters from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation to introduce their new hybrid Mustang. I’m sure it will have some nice bells and whistles, but I can’t help but wonder if this car will be the Edsel of the new millennium. Gone are theContinue reading “steroid cars, the unnecessary “u”, and a poem from my nightmare.”

christmas 2020 – the “duct tape” holiday.

This horrendous year is almost over. We’ve seen so much negativity and sadness this year, and there seems to be a level of exhaustion that our society has not seen for quite some time. I know that Christmas still is the most wonderful day of the year for a lot of people. I used toContinue reading “christmas 2020 – the “duct tape” holiday.”

ottopalooza. (aka it’s definitely not about me anymore.)

We got a puppy. We got a very happy puppy. We got a very BIG puppy. We adopted Otto from a rescue shelter in Williamsburg VA yesterday, and it truly has been one of the happiest things that I’ve ever done. People tell you that when it’s your own pet, you instantly feel this levelContinue reading “ottopalooza. (aka it’s definitely not about me anymore.)”