Archive for August, 2010

Vacation Day 2: The End Of An Era

10th August 2010 by admin No Comments

Vacation, Day 2. For my Sunday, I drove a half hour over to Longview and helped a friend of mine move out of his store. As a little background, I am an admitted comic book geek. I grew up a fan, hooked from the first time I saw Spider-Man on “The Electric Company.” Since I […]

Vacation Day 3: I Fought The Law

10th August 2010 by admin No Comments

Vacation, Day 3. Monday of my first full week’s vacation. A whole week of nothing beckons, and how do I start it out? I spend the day in court, and waiting in line. Fun, fun. To begin with, I had to go and get a new registration for my van. The great state of Texas […]

Vacation Day 1: Pokemon Fight Club

8th August 2010 by admin 1 Comment

Vacation, Day One. My first full day of vacation fell on a Saturday, which meant it was time for a Pokemon tournament. If you’re not familiar with Pokemon, I envy the heck out of you. Pokemon is, among other things, a card game played by kids, teenagers, and some creepy adults. Each of your cards […]

Vacation Day 0: To Sleep, Perchance To Lay There

7th August 2010 by admin 2 Comments

Vacation, Day Zero Today is my first actual, honest-to-God, full week of stress-free vacation I’ve had since…uh…I’m not certain when. It’s been years and jobs since I’ve been able to actually get a period of time off, due to various problems, job responsibilities, my stupidities, etc. My radio show ended at six on Friday night, […]