Category: Personal

Three steps...

It was only a couple steps. Three to be exact. Well, four if you count the ground, but you would only count that if you were coming down the steps, and if that were the case you wouldn’t count the top step- She was delaying again and she knew it. Jessica sat quietly across the... Read more »

Why would I call out to god?

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Years ago, before I admitted to my atheism, I was a christian. I believed in God, had been raised in a christian household, attended an evangelical christian college, and entertained thoughts of going into the ministry. Now, over six years later, I’m an atheist (In case this post didn’t clue you in!) and Yahweh, or... Read more »

An Atheist's Son Floors His Father with a Simple Question

I’m proud of my son. I think he’s amazing, smart, and pretty terrific, but I’m biased and tend to lean in his favor most of the time. However, I also can find him rude, whiny, and childish at times as well, but nothing makes me happier than just sitting and talking with him about things... Read more »

Random Acts of Kindness caught on film

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Yes, our government is shutdown, is a mess, the economy is being held hostage, and debt ceiling deadline is fast approaching. Things are headed in a sad direction, but still there people out there who do these little random acts of kindness. These fellow humans being the best of us. But you know what?... Read more »

When drunk, Carl Sagan stops the puking.

A few months ago my co-hosts and I did our second I Drink, You Drink (Video MP3) episode on the I Think, You Think podcast. In this episode I drank WAY too much and had a quite a rough time making my way upstairs to my bedroom. What I later shared with several of my... Read more »

Something needs to change

There are a few times in our lives when we really know that things need to change. We look at the prospect of rolling out of bed again 5:30 in the morning on your day off and schlepping yourself off to the store that you were at roughly  twelve hours ago to finish a project... Read more »