Prince and I Feel the Same Way About the Grammys

Prince and I Feel the Same Way About the Grammys

Watching the Grammy Awards is always an interesting experience for me. I say “interesting” because the truth is that it falls somewhere between “enlightening” and “confounding,” and I’m not certain there’s a single adjective in any language besides Everyday Dog that aptly captures that feeling. See, I don’t listen to a lot of mainstream pop; […]

Death Becomes Us

Death Becomes Us

What is up with all the funerals lately? I’m kidding. The past week has been unusual, though. And yes, unusual equals sad, too. I’m not a total jerk. I mean, people die. It’s part of life. Sometimes, though, it seems like death is everywhere. It feels like more than we can handle. A friend’s grandmother, […]

All You Really Need to Know

All You Really Need to Know

“When you go out in the world, watch out for traffic, hold hands and stick together.” —Robert Fulghum This past week I received a phone call on my iPhone from a lady with an accent that I couldn’t place. That’s not terribly surprising. Technology jobs require conversations with vendor representatives around the world. I figured […]