The 1000 Feelings of a Broken Heart

What do you do when the only person whose hug you feel can heal you is the one you just lost? What do you do when you feel love, hate, anger, and compassion, all toward the same person and all at the same time? What do you do when your heart hurts so much that you want to just disappear from existence until there is no heart left inside of you to feel anything anymore ....more

That Was Weird. Real Weird.

So… Hmmm… That was weird. Real Weird. I was just in my garage (a place which seems to be the scene for weird things lately), climbing awkwardly over my Harley since I parked it too far back after my last ride, leaving me no space to get around it ....more

A Father & Son Project that Has Taken Us to Hell and Back

I don’t know whether to laugh, or cry, or maybe just craugh on my way to the crazy bin… This was supposed to take 30 days max. This was supposed to be no more than a couple thousand bucks. {INSERT 30 MINUTES OF SOLID CRAUGHING} I’m not being dramatic ....more

Test Post from Dan

Hey peeps, please disregard this post. We are *this* close to launching the new SDL app, and we need to test a few things. It’ll be removed momentarily ....more

39 Incredible Christmas FAILS

I sat down to write a hilarious blog post...more

The Old Woman at Walmart – A Follow Up

Wow, what a response and reaction so far to yesterday’s post, “An Open Letter to Walmart and Those Involved with This Story.” Many of you had such incredible ideas of how I could still help the old woman even after all of management and their sidekicks made it impossible. Some of you had really, really good ideas. Like, the kind of ideas which would make this world a thousand times better place and which would have made this whole thing with this old woman a hundred thousand times better ....more

An Open Letter to Walmart and Those Involved with This Story

To whom it may concern at Walmart, The following story is completely true, and I want you to please take my role completely out of it as you read it. I was simply there, as part of what was going on. This has nothing to do with me, and everything to do with humanity (at so many levels) ....more

My 10 Step Plan to Be Awesome Again

If I could sum up the awesome aftermath of the last blog post (you know, the one where I confess to being stuck all depressed and not awesome in my sweatpants), it would be this… I read a nice comment from one of you after I posted the blog entry. Then, I mustered all the energy I had to think the best thought I could think in that moment. BLEH ....more

These sweatpants. I can’t seem to take them off.

As I write this entry, I am sitting like a blob of melted Silly Putty in a pair of really-need-to-be-washed sweatpants and a much-too-large-even-for-giants-like-me sweatshirt which I am wearing purely for comfort and laziness reasons. These sweatpants. I can’t seem to take them off ....more

Our Little Sky Lantern Disaster

You know that feeling when you realize that your actions are going to be personally responsible for the entire neighborhood burning down to the ground? No? I do ....more