I have been in Kansas.  I'm not there, anymore.  (Guffaw.) For a long weekend, I returned to the state of my upbringing to attend the 'marriage ceremony' of one of my oldest and dearest friends.  She and her husband had married in Las Vegas some months back, but this was their opportunity to hold a … Continue reading Family


This past Saturday night represented a first for me, as I was invited to attend my very first professional soccer (futbol, for the dilettantes) match.  The Seattle Sounders, you will be happy to know, were victorious in their final regular season game with an exciting push in the last fifteen minutes of the game.  Even … Continue reading Gooooaaaaalllllllllllll!!!!