Life

I do write about everyday happenings in my life. I try to keep these to a minimum, but sometimes real life is the only thing I can write about.

I'm Too Young

I was having a Skype conversation with one of my nieces yesterday. As a preface, let’s say she’s very young. Like seven young.

She started by making smalltalk, “Do you have a girlfriend?”

“No.” I responded. “Do you have a girlfriend?”

She laughed. “I’m too young.”

“Too young for what?” I asked.

She responded candidly, “I’m too young to be gay.”

Ah, the things kids will say.

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Small Cars in Norway

When I first arrived to Norway in November of 2011, I was in immense culture shock. One thing that still intrigues me is the size of the vehicles here. I almost felt like I was in a Jason Bourne movie (well, without all the fighting, gun shots, and the hot German woman from Run Lola Run).

Here’s a small gallery (which I add to from time to time) of the small cars I’ve found in Norway (for those on mobile phones, here’s a direct link).

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Why I Enjoy Killing the Un-dead

Left for Dead 2

It’s been quite an inside joke how much I love playing the game Left for Dead 2 (i.e., the most awesome zombie killing game ever). My friends, family, and co-workers will typically ask me, “So, how many zombies did you slay this weekend?”

My typical response is, “Thousands. And I didn’t even write a note to their mothers thanking them for the pleasure.”

Why do I have such an infatuation with the murderous frenzy enabled by my mouse and keyboard?

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