Pushing Forward Back October/November 2019

October was mostly a medical month for me: a colonoscopy (my first, yay) on Oct. 14, followed by a blood test on my prostate on Oct. 15, and then on Oct. 22 an arthroscopic surgery on my left knee for a small tear of the meniscus. The short of it is this: one polyp removed, … Continue reading Pushing Forward Back October/November 2019

Readathon Prepping

By now, no doubt, if you've been reading this blog, you know that I’ll be having arthroscopic surgery on my left knee for a degenerative meniscus on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2019! At least, that's how I see it in my mind... ...along with this date: SATURDAY, OCT. 26, 2019! On that date is the latest … Continue reading Readathon Prepping

Pushing Forward Back September/October 2019

September started well as I had four days off for the Labor Day Weekend. To start the weekend, I read Bruce Springsteen's autobiography, Born to Run, which continues my year of reading mostly great books. On the fourth day, Tuesday, my wife and I went on a day trip to Three Brothers Wineries & Estates, … Continue reading Pushing Forward Back September/October 2019

Bruce, Elton, Four Tet & 3 Brothers

This past week, this is what I have... Read I received this in a book blogger gift exchange a few years ago, because my wife is a HUGE Bruce Springsteen fan. Then it went on a shelf on our bookcase and finally to a shelf on my computer desk, where finally I picked it up … Continue reading Bruce, Elton, Four Tet & 3 Brothers