Life, adventure and faith from southwest Virginia

Month March 2006

A little self-flagellation

I have no idea why David’s blog entry hit me the way it did several weeks ago. In it, he listed a series of character flaws that he had observed about himself. Such raw honesty and authenticity has continued to… Continue Reading →

American Inventor here I come…

I haven’t even watched the show yet, but after taking the coolest online personality test at, I discovered that I am a “Free Wheeling Inventor.” Perhaps my Strawberry-Vanilla Wheat Square Extraordinaires will make it big? See the results of… Continue Reading →

Dear Kelloggs/Malt-O-Meal…

Sublime happiness and joy awaits every one of you. It can be had… even tonight… for only about $6.37. If you have a Wal-Mart Supercenter within a 20 mile radius, I beseech you, no I compel and urge thee to… Continue Reading →

Darth sighting…

It had to happen sooner or later. I mean, you don’t just create a massive empire in space without being able to go where you want, when you want. Our little town just wasn’t prepared for his presence on a… Continue Reading →

When Dad’s a Graphic Designer…

OK, yes, I’m a graphic designer. But no, this isn’t my kid. But yes, I laughed hysterically when I got this email. No, I don’t know who it is… Update:4/27/06 – Many thanks to the link from Phyliss at the… Continue Reading →


I’ve been wondering about the folks that visit my site… If I had to make guesses from reviewing the excellent tool provided by SiteMeter, I would say that I know about 75% of the visitors personally. So here’s a quick… Continue Reading →

Props to BlogLines

For those of you like me who have a growing and changing list of blogs that you like to check out regularly, I’d like to encourage you to check out BlogLines. Set yourself up an account there, and under the… Continue Reading →

Amazing Sidewalk Art…

My mom sent me these same pics in an email today. I was pretty surprised to discover the Greenhead Blog had a whole post dedicated to the artist, Julian Beever. They’re amazing. I found the Greenhead Blog by going to… Continue Reading →

Lego Light

Who would have ever thought you could communicate scriptural stories with intricate Lego creations. Well, this guy has done it. It’s pretty amazing. And some of his pictorial creations will hit your funny bone. Check out The Brick Testament. I’ve… Continue Reading →

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