Kiddo Brag

Each of the past 4 years, my oldest kid has been participating in a national cyber-security competition where they try to find flaws in various computer system platforms. His team has done a little better each year, and this year they made it to the national finals, the first Texas high school team to...

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Trick Shot

This is from a few years ago now, but I totally forgot about it. I don’t know how clear this is, but I’m lobbing a small basketball toward my son, and he heads it into a small hoop above our closet door. I love the pre-teen enthusiasm so much. That is all....

13.1

All right, it’s done! On New Year’s Day. So cliché. Wasn’t nearly as lightning fast as I was in 2008, but I’m doing what I can to flatten this curve. There weren’t too many negative after-effects either, which is great news. Thanks for organizing it, Camille! Sure, I’d do it again. Still think another...

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10.1

That’s right, another decimal-place-laden post. This was the goal for mid-December. It was difficult and tiring – but satisfying too. Planning for the half marathon at year’s end. Then maybe I’ll take it down a notch....

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