The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Dear X, I remember the time I took the bus to get to your house because I was too young to drive and there was no way my parents were going to take me to see a girl. We sat and watched a movie.  You were the first girl I ever exchanged love notes with. …

Atheism is a Religion Too!

About two weeks ago I was making my way through my daily news readings when I came across the Atheist ‘mega-churches’ take root across US, world article from the Associated Press.  I thought it ironic at first glance that the words Atheist and mega-church were being used congruently in the same sentence.  When a friend…

Do Not Be A Big-Government Lemming

I do not sign petitions that increase the amount of influence government plays in our lives.  A recent Facebook post linking to a whitehouse.gov petition was going around asking to require that porn be an ‘opt in’ feature offered by Internet Service Providers (ISP).  While I agree with the morals of the petition, I disagree…

The Ultimate Duty of a Supervisor

I have held a number of jobs during the course of my life.  As a young teenager and on through my young-adult years I did things from helping a neighbor move sprinkler pipe, to cleaning the sweat off of fitness equipment, to working in a fast food restaurant, to working as a collector on past-due…

Eric’s Favorite Egg Scramble

There are few things that say breakfast to me like scrambled eggs.  They have been a favorite of mine since I was little.  I especially remember mornings at my Grandma Greenhalgh’s waking up in the morning to the aroma of eggs and sausage.  That’s part of the glory of food.  It creates lasting memories and…