The Powerbear Press

A peek into a perhaps non-typical California mind

Archive for June, 2008

Guessing Games

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

A friend of mine says “Life is about choices”, but to make those choices, we need to make guesses. We guess that we’ll be able to go on a trip because we guess that we will have the money and we guess that the airline isn’t going to stop flying. Given the turbulence in the […]

Off my game

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

John went to Denver for Gay Pride, so I was a weekend bachelor. I took some time to do catch up on a few writing projects, one of which had me at the computer until 2APM, which is way past my normal bedtime. Sometimes I wonder if I’m too organized, with specific time slices for […]

Catching my breath

Monday, June 16th, 2008

This was another of those “too busy” weeks. I took a day to go to Six Flags with a friend from the LA area, but it wasn’t as simple as driving up there. Since it was a weekday we wanted to avoid rush hour so I planned to stay with him the night before. That […]

Out of my routine

Monday, June 9th, 2008

It’s been a week of doing things out of my routine. I’ve been working on updating a class I taught in 2001 for use in my trainer business, so I thought it would make sense to take a public speaking class. I don’t have a major fear of public speaking, but I know I can […]

A Tale of Two Weekends

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

I just realized it’s been two weekends since I’ve written anything here. Since Memorial Day weekend was the last that Richard would have in San Diego, we made a point to do a few “San Diego” things. We took him to the zoo on Saturday and to the Temecula wine country on Monday. Sunday afternoon […]