Captain Borman held a small photo in his hands. Rhythmic red pulses glinted off the protective surface as the warning lights flared. It was a young woman holding a young boy. Borman sighed, remembering when he took the picture after the baseball game. His throat clinched tight with the memory of this day, and brushed […]
It seems that every day is a day for something. A quick glance back to December and I see National Pie Day, National Ugly Sweater Day, Mudd Day (for a moment I got excited, but it’s not Star Trek related, dammit), and actually National Cocoa Day and National Violin Day both fall on the same […]
There is an empty space now on my book shelf, soon to be filled from the piles of books floating the room. But for a moment in time, the space is clear and evident. A vacuum of where my copy of Cryptonomicon used to be. I feel bad, and perhaps I’m honoring this book by […]
Let me preface this by stating I grew up watching old reruns of Star Trek, and upon seeing Star Wars, was immediately blown away. Comic book hero movies are also fun and entertaining. Last night, I watched Captain America on TV because I love the movie. I could have taken out the Blu-ray and watched […]
“T-Minus Twenty Minutes…” Slide 21: The Strategic IT Direction With Focus on Quality Customer Service I tried to look interested. Trying to remember the body language rules. Lean forward. Sit upright. Make eye contact. It’s hard when you have been in a meeting for an hour and a half. My eyes may be open, but […]
Nothing seems to capture the grand and imaginative feel of the Star Wars universe that works by Ralph McQuarrie.
Sometimes you have a moment where things run in slow motion, or even appear to stop. You may be feeble minded and forgetful years later, but you can still the lingering touch, the taste of their lips, or their scent. The feeling can be just as vivid. For me, it was when I met Victoria. […]