A Quest For Air

I’m not afraid to admit, heat has never been my thing. Perhaps it’s the fact I grew up on a lake and could go jump in the water whenever summer temperature’s started to scorch. Or it could be the fact I’ve been spoiled by living in a home with air conditioning for several years now.…
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Homer Takes A Vacation

I have yet to take any vacation days this summer, but Homer is on one right now. And it’s weird. My parents live on St. Olaf Lake, just outside of New Richland. Pretty much since I moved back to Minnesota, my parents have been asking (see: begging) if Homer, their “granddog”, could come spend a…
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Wild Draw A Crowd

I pulled up to Worthington Arena at about 11:45 a.m. Thursday, fashionably late, of course. (That’s what I’m telling people, anyway. Obviously it couldn’t be because I had a hard time getting myself going. Couldn’t be.) Anyway, as soon as I pulled up, I could tell there was a solid crowd on hand for the…
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So Much To See

Perhaps the social media hiatus I’m currently taking (which I described at length in my last blog) has given my mind a little bit too much free time to roam. Lately I’ve been stricken with a pretty severe case of wanderlust. It’s even gotten to the point where I’ve just pulled up my Google Maps…
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Establishing A Silent Summer

Monday, I officially started out on what I plan to be a summer-long journey of sorts. Inspired by a Facebook post by actor/really smart dude Patton Oswalt, I have decided to go “radio silent” with social media for the entire summer. (Yes, I see the irony in the fact a Facebook post is what made…
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