Archive for March 2014

Volunteer Day with Feed My Starving Children

I’ve never been the type of person to reach into my pocket and drop a handful of change into a waiting donation bucket, or pull out a checkbook (mostly cause I don’t own a checkbook) to write a check toward some particular cause. I prefer a more hands on approach. I prefer to volunteer rather... Read more »

Change is Overcome by a Good Captain (To my wife)

In six short months our lives will forever change and for more than a year afterward my family will be split and living on different sides of the Atlantic Ocean. My children and I remaining here while my wife (the Captain) travels nearly 4,000 miles to pursue a long sought after degree from a prestigious... Read more »

Cosmos: Does Neil DeGrasse Tyson Carry the Torch?

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey with Neil DeGrasse Tyson debuted on March 9th on Fox and was exactly what I was afraid of. This series, with its visuals, its writing and its host is exactly what I expected from this series. It opened with Carl Sagan’s words, in his own voice, included the dandelion seed and... Read more »