Monthly Archives: April 2004

cancer

i watched charlie rose last night, who did a special inspired by the fortune magazine issue titled “why we’re losing the war on cancer (and how to win it)”. i’ve had the magazine sitting around for the last week or … Continue reading

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delusion

occasionally one must delude oneself that they will meet someone in the near future. this is the only way that a single bachelor can be prodded off his ass to clean his apartment.

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love

i was reading this article that bret sent me this morning, and there was a link to jennifer charles’ band elysian fields in the story. i was reminded that she is my current favorite female vocalist. i saw her singing … Continue reading

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playing around

the piano and the guitar were competing for my attention all night. i ended up putting some new beauty marks on the sg. not out of frustration, not like drunken target practice with the bb gun, just more like carelessness. … Continue reading

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the point of confusion

today was yet another great day on the water. tiffany bozic and alberto hernandez joined me cruising around angel island, up raccoon strait, and then back in through the center of the bay. i’m pretty sure that i have found, … Continue reading

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public transpo

ok this guy’s comment pretty much sums up my position on cars/public transpo in the bay area. the truck has been rather well-behaved lately, it must have sensed my displeasure with it….that’s how it has remained in the family since … Continue reading

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tropical winds

i don’t know to what we owe this unbelievably good weather. if this is evidence of global climate change, then i am going to buy an s.u.v. and do my part to keep days like this coming. today was just … Continue reading

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embarking at 12:30

hopefully the wind picks up this afternoon….but with this weather, who cares. kin convinced his boss of the merits of a weekday afternoon sail. alberto was just going to spend the afternoon drooling on his new g5, figuring out what … Continue reading

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t rex

i’ve got the headphones on and t-rex cranked. i think phil summed it up best when he and i were sitting here last night and “the slider” came on: “what a fuckin rock star” that’s about the size of it. … Continue reading

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opening day

jud and sam joined steen and i out on the bay for the official opening day of the sailing season. we missed the parade of boats over near the city, because the wind was calm and the weather hot. in … Continue reading

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