Confidence Creativity Patience Compassion Humor Focus Clarity FORGIVENESS
I went back on Instagram. Nice pictures, happy people. I’ll see how it goes.
People ask me why I only smile with my mouth closed…a few years back while playing trumpet on a wedding gig, a guest accidentally bumped into me, and my mouthpiece cracked the bottoms of my two front teeth. The combination of this plus the natural gap between my two front teeth has always made meContinue reading “i am (no longer) the walrus.”
So I was made aware that even though I deactivated my Facebook account months ago, my Facebook Messenger was still open. There was a ‘double downside’ to having to deal with this today….. First I had to go back into my Facebook account to retrieve messages, as I didn’t want to download the FB MessengerContinue reading “damn you, facebook.”
Quiet The sound of the rain A good nap The feel of a comfy blanket A good cup of warm cocoa My comfy sweats with warm socks Having clarity on a rainy afternoon FEELING LOVED ❤️
Spent the evening at an alumni function for my alma mater in DC tonight. Very cool to have the chance to speak with recent 2019 graduates (that are less than half my age! Holy crap!), and share life experiences since my time in college. I truly enjoyed being around people with such optimism, as theyContinue reading “giving back.”
Check out this article from USA TODAY: ‘He’s changing the culture’: How Gerardo Parra’s ‘Baby Shark’ attitude inspires Nationals fans, teammates https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/mlb/nationals/2019/10/16/washington-nationals-gerardo-parra-baby-shark-fun-fans-dave-martinez/3992532002/
Congrats to the 2019 National League Champions, the Washington Nationals!
Columbus Day, 1994….this was the day I moved into my very first apartment at Applewood Acres in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania….I remember banging my head numerous times on the dining room chandelier each time I walked by until they brought in the dining room table, my downstairs neighbor bringing me a six pack to welcome meContinue reading “25 years ago today….”
I had one of those moments last night…the one where I felt like I didn’t fit in with the people around me, and where I’d normally be down about feeling so different. Then for the first time (in a very long time) I felt a moment of clarity this morning – I thought about oneContinue reading “im not a square peg….im a rhombus.”