Month: October 2007

Dennis the Menace

Thanks to T for the head’s up.

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I Would Lose My Head…

The Santa Ana winds that are pounding Southern California are an eerie phenomenon for a Midwest boy like me. The simple fact that wind can blow that hard and not be bone-chillingly cold just doesn’t seem right. Then factor in the wildfires that are raging all over, and it’s been just a downright odd few […]

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Military Movies

born on the fourth of july we were soldiers the manchurian candidate (2004) the manchurian candidate (1962) a few good men letters from iwo jima flags of our fathers full metal jacket platoon apocalypse now saving private ryan blackhawk down thin red line three kings jarhead good morning vietnam johnny got his gun (1971) johnny […]

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Back in the USSR LA

It was a tough weekend. I keep telling myself that I don’t want to talk about it, but then I find myself telling the gruesome details to folks at work. So apparently I do want to talk about it. But I’m not going to write about it here. I’m feeling like the year has been […]

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Stage Fright

Every little sound echoes behind melike whispers bouncing with the bright lightmagnified because everything in the roomis white. The paint on the wall in front of me is dull, flat,but the ceramic tiles that cover so muchof the room’s cold surfacesand the bright clean porcelain of the sinksleave me feeling like I have a floodlightat […]

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As My Co-worker Has Pointed Out, I’m Such a Blonde…

But I just didn’t think Canada was such a threat that we shouldn’t be able to go in or out without a passport… On related note, I won’t be leaving LA until tomorrow morning.Sent via BlackBerry from T-Mobile

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