Seattle’s “Sodo” w/ an “r” sounds like a Lord Of The Rings City

The headline is what started it: “Faces Of Sodo:…” (Puget Sound Biz Journal). I started with reading that’d as “Sodor”, then my brain ran with it. Perhaps Sodor is that area south of Modor where the baseball and football stadiums area? Because Sauron likes himself some ballgames to unwind after a busy day of global Read More …

Added To My Must See List: Living Computer Museum

Just stumbled across this via the¬†Billings Gazette, of all things. They have a great overview of the place so no need for me to recreate their work. Give them a peek. This,¬†definitely, must be on my 2013 tour list. I guess the biggest question is whether I’ll force my family to come along. Since it’s Read More …

What if money was no object?

Answering this question seems easy, however it’s proven a deep challenge for me. Too much of my life has been paralyzed by the “need” to earn money. The roots of this, I’m certain, is fear. My challenge, and perhaps yours, too, is to defeat that fear. Only then are we truly alive. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-a2ZOqPeS70] Thanks Read More …

Western Washington Snow Day

The picture above was taken yesterday of my backyard. I certainly wasn’t expecting snow, much less any accumulation. Parts of the county, including my son’s school district, actually felt the need to delay school. Odd, really, considering the past few years, that we finally had a snow day after the official start of spring. Another Read More …