The Powerbear Press

A peek into a perhaps non-typical California mind


Archive for March, 2008

Movies and Tasks

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

I’ve seen more movies in the last 10 days then I have in the last 3 years. Our new roommate Richard brought a large DVD collection that he has copied to MP4 and brought on disk. So we’re watching at least one movie every night and not from my Netflix queue. Since I’m not a […]

A ‘first’ week

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

For all practical purposes, this was my first full week at home since I left my job. I divided my time between reviewing some of my old textbooks from my personal training class and updating documents I’ll need for the business. John has asked me to work on his website, so I did a little […]

Mile High Musings

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

Our 5 day trip to Denver felt like coming home – familiar people, familiar streets, familiar sights, and the intense sunshine that we loved so when we lived there. We stayed with a friend (thanks Rod) that has a big dog, a great view, and spotty wi-fi service, so I didn’t attempt to do any […]

Tattoo and Tatdon’t

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

I read a few months ago that gay men are more than twice as likely as the general public to sport tattoos. The article said that one in three gay men have them; I would venture to guess that the percent is higher among the bear subculture. Whether it’s due to the bear maxim that […]

A Quick Trip and a tale of two Austins

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Yesterday I packed for our trip to Denver. It seems that since I left work I’m either packing or unpacking – first Florida, then Palm Springs, and now Denver. In between I did manage to get a few more things done toward the personal trainer business and organized my taxes for our appointments tomorrow, but […]