Thank You, Taylor Hawkins

The passing of celebrities or musicians rarely guts me to the point of shedding tears. And even though I didn’t know Taylor Hawkins, I knew him. It’s the same Taylor Hawkins who, although born in Texas, developed his love for classic rock right here in Southern California by going digging at local record stores. The … Continue reading Thank You, Taylor Hawkins

August 2021

I was waiting to write this post because I had to be absolutely sure that the month was behind us. Because oh, what a month it was. As you might recall in my last post, I had said that I wasn’t quite where I wanted to be mentally. It’s one of those things that I … Continue reading August 2021

Good Boy

Warning: this may be a really long post with lots of pictures When Anthony was about two years old, the topic of getting him a dog/puppy came about. Admittedly, as the father of a toddler, I was hesitant to go through with it because Anthony was still so little and vulnerable. We had decided that … Continue reading Good Boy

RIP Stephen Hillenburg

I named my blog Holographic Meatloaf when I couldn't think of anything else and because I'm a fan of SpongeBob SquarePants. The domain was available and I went for it. Years later, even if I don't blog as much as I used to, I keep it named to honor the show that made me laugh … Continue reading RIP Stephen Hillenburg

His Name Was Prince

And he was funky. And rest assured that my Facebook friends are probably…well, most definitely tired of my posts about the man and his music which is why I’m here to expand my thoughts just a little bit more. First off, I find it hard to believe that he’s gone. I was at work doing … Continue reading His Name Was Prince