Monthly Archives: May 2011

Memories of the Kettle Valley Trail

My Dad, rest his soul, and I spent almost every weekend dirt-biking on our trusty Hondas. We saw such amazing country and had so many wonderful memories. You couldn’t beat dirt-biking for a cheap sport. I had several Hondas over the years, my favorite a 1987 Honda 185 that we bought off George who used

The State of TV

Having lost my cable because Rogers wanted my first born child to continue (he’s an adult now and objected) offering what they call “service”, and being blackmailed by Rogers who are preventing Bell from providing me service (shouldn’t that be illegal?), I am left with only my one local over-the-air channel, which, thanks to the

My windowless apartment

Tough to know what the weather is outside when you don’t have windows.

The Ship Sailed Without Me

For most of my life I maintained a file called, simply, “Ideas”, where I put drawings and writings and anything else related to an idea I had for a business venture. Before long the file became bulky with lots of ideas over the decades. When, at the last minute, I had to pair down everything

My “Idea File”

For most of my life I maintained a file called, simply, “Ideas”, where I put drawings and writings and anything else related to an idea I had for a business venture. Before long the file became bulky with lots of ideas over the decades. When, at the last minute, I had to pair down everything

What ever happened to the “Smart Box”?

Years ago I read an article about the Smart Box that would soon be in every home and would revolutionize how we receive our television, telephone, music, games and movies.  It would be a single conduit into the home and would deliver all the services throughout the home, with no wires. The discussion at the time was

No worries..

I no longer need to wonder what it will be like to get old……I am old and have all the aches and pains to prove it. I no longer need to wonder what it would be like to be fat…….I’ve put on twenty-five pounds since quitting smoking and I am fat. I no longer feel

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