Cold! Bah humbug.

Stayed home this weekend, which was nice given I’ve been out of town the past 3 weekends. The best thing about it was getting back to band practice. Surprisingly, it went well in spite of my congested head and trying to sing. Dave reworked the practice space and it’s much, much easier to hear the…

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Bah… I’ve got a cold

I have a cold and am staying home from work. I got home yesterday from Elkhart and started getting the sniffles. Not much to report on Thanksgiving. I spent Saturday at my friend Jim’s house and played a Star Wars game with him and his sons. Noah and I avenged ourselved from the D&D mini’s…

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Snow!

It snowed a couple of inches last night, and the forecast is for 5-6 more with 40 to 50 mph winds. I’ll be heading to Elkhart tonight for Thanksgiving as a result. I had a good time in Indianpolis over the weekend. Maggie seemed to enjoy her new DS and Nintendogs. I’m jealous. Carl and…

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Adventures in telephony

Last night, Buck and Gunthyr and I got online to do a little role-playing on Buck’s BAHS game (By Axe, Hammer or Sword – catchy, eh?). We’ve used Yahoo Messenger in the past, but the voice quality is poor – lots of echo, half-duplex, etc. Google Talk is quite good, but unfortunately it doesn’t support…

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Change of plans

I will not be practicing tonight or Saturday. Dave, our guitarist, is rehabbing the space, has other issues, etc., so it sounds like the band might be on hold until at least after Thanksgiving. So, that means I’ll be going to Indianapolis on Saturday (after my car repair) to my niece, Maggie’s, birthday party. I…

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Keeping up to date

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Fun weekend

I had a fun weekend. I spent Saturday afternoon/evening with my friend Jimmy. He gave me a great cigar – a “Royal Jamaica Oro Rojo” which I proceeded to smoke with him on his back porch. We then played a DnD miniatures game with his sons Noah and Wesley. Jim and Wesley were on one…

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