It’s Nothing To Do With The Grass Being Greener…It’s A Different Kind Of Grass

When you go out and look for something new, you often hear or share the phrase that “the grass is always greener on the other side,” to which you get the argument that it is indeed not. I’ll tell you a story. I once worked at a rural telco/ISP that had an exchange on the … Read moreIt’s Nothing To Do With The Grass Being Greener…It’s A Different Kind Of Grass

Fridays With Morry – Chapter 4: Early To The Dance

I’m early with this week’s entry. Can’t be late like last week. But why not Friday this week? It’s my and my wife’s anniversary this weekend. She gets all the attention while we are out. We even have family watching our child! Things have finally calmed down around here. I have no stories otherwise. Just … Read moreFridays With Morry – Chapter 4: Early To The Dance

Fridays With Morry – Chapter 3: Tropic Thunder

Running 24–36 hours late this week, but there is a good reason as such. The tropics came to bite South Hell (Texas) in the butt for the first time in nearly a decade. Tropical Storm Bill rolled in and I was right in the way. The day the storm made landfall, they closed my direct … Read moreFridays With Morry – Chapter 3: Tropic Thunder

Fridays With Morry – Chapter 2: Why Am I Always Sick?!?

It’s time once again for Fridays With Morry. Morry’s topic? Being Sick. I hate being sick. It is the bane of my existence. “Well, it is the bane of everyone’s existence. Why must you be different?” You don’t get it. I am rarely ever sick. I’m not counting any of my neuro issues that we’ve … Read moreFridays With Morry – Chapter 2: Why Am I Always Sick?!?

In Which There Is A Reason I Drive To The Next Town For Subway

I normally go to the next town over for a Subway sandwich. They do it right. Their ratios are good. Their artistry is good. Their mechanics are good. They give me a just right sandwich or salad. I have no worries. Except that I waste half of my lunch break getting my lunch. Nearly half … Read moreIn Which There Is A Reason I Drive To The Next Town For Subway

Fridays With Morry – Chapter 1b: Living After Midnight

In the real world, I work in IT. Currently I am just wrapping up a maintenance window. All you haters that wonder why I am doing this middle of the night are the same people that would complain if I did the same work 12 hours from now. Why? Because it takes down you precious … Read moreFridays With Morry – Chapter 1b: Living After Midnight

Fridays With Morry – Chapter 1: In The Beginning…

In the beginning, Medium was created with a narrow scope. Everyone could read, but only few could write. It was an elite group. It was only by invite. It was a narrow scope. Only stupid Chrome. The browser looked really spiffy, but is truly a resource hog. The platform, however, had promise of being gold. … Read moreFridays With Morry – Chapter 1: In The Beginning…