Goodnight, Mr. Padre

I’ve made it to this point in my life admiring only a handful of people from different walks of life. It’s worth noting that, for some reason or another, none of them are musicians and even fewer are athletes. In fact, there’s really only one athlete that I can recall as being someone I looked … Continue reading Goodnight, Mr. Padre


2013: My Year In Review

Since this is a personal blog, I figured that instead of writing a year-end review about other things, it would be better suited for me to give a year-end review of things that actually happened in my life. It’s much easier to do something like this now since chances are I captured those moments with … Continue reading 2013: My Year In Review

Blogging 365, Day 60: Goodbye, Uncle Lou

Today I received word that my beloved Uncle Lou passed away after suffering a stroke. And although my heart is in a great deal of pain as I write this post, I do it because Uncle Lou would have expected nothing less from me. Uncle Lou, retired from the aerospace industry where we think he … Continue reading Blogging 365, Day 60: Goodbye, Uncle Lou

Blogging 365, Day 7: Remembering Huell Howser

It wasn’t a big enough story for me to get an SMS from my local news station’s breaking news alerts nor did it overshadow news of Kim Kardashian turning down a ridiculous amount of money for first dibs on her baby’s photos. But that’s just how he would have wanted it. Local public television personality … Continue reading Blogging 365, Day 7: Remembering Huell Howser

Always in My Heart

He would have been 78 today. Happy Birthday, Merry Christmas, and rest in peace, Dad. We all miss you.