oh, snow!

(Originally published 1/02/07 on journalstar.com) This winter is looking to go down in history as one of the warmest winters ever. So I started to wonder, what if this snow will be the only...

it’s not good-bye, ever

(Originally published 3/28/07 on journalstar.com) With email and Myspace and Facebook and Google people search out there, this generation is keeping in touch with people from our past more than any before. It changes...

names and overthinking

(Originally published 5/14/07 on journalstar.com) When I was 6 or 7 years old, I remember being in a gift shop and finding a rack of bookmarks with names and their meanings on them. The...

Lincoln… you smell nice

(Originally published 4/30/07 on journalstar.com) Walking downtown a few nights ago, the air… even the breeze … smelled like men’s cologne. I think it was Nautica? The cause was of this was probably just...

things that sound like new messages

(Originally published on 6/25/07 on journalstar.com) There’s a Feist song with a certain part in it that sounds exactly like my cell phone’s “new text message” notifier noise. My fan makes a weird little...