I’m tricky like that

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10th Apr
Worst Case Scenarios

We’re having some fun

I appreciate the fact that no one’s called me out for not...

10th Feb
Nurse Peewee


On the way down to Oxnard to pick up Jackson from a...

06th Feb

Peace out

Videos of people waiting and trying to be still because they think...

27th Jan
Peace out

Growth is painful

Yeah, I cut my hair again. (Did you really think I wouldn’t?)...

24th Jan


In honor of Martin Luther King Day (or, if you depend on...

16th Jan

In conclusion

Unfortunately, it looks like a meteorite did not hit our house. As...

11th Jan
In conclusion

The widening gyre

STRANGE NOISE UPDATE: After I posted yesterday, I went outside to have...

10th Jan

That whale’s going to have one hell of a bruise

Last night, about 1:30 in the morning, I heard a BANG. At...

09th Jan
That whale’s going to have one hell of a bruise


Every year the monarch butterflies migrate to this one stand of eucalyptus...

05th Jan
ellwood pals


Jackson is a remarkably articulate 10-year-old, in my not-even-trying-to-be-unbiased opinion, but he...

04th Jan

Winter sky

This may be a bad idea, but I’m going to try to...

02nd Jan
winter sky