Saturday, December 24, 2016

Holiday photo and newsletter

The theme of this year's photo is "1969." It's an update of our 2004 holiday photo, whose theme was "1957":

Read the newsletter here:

Read more about the making of the photo here:

Monday, December 5, 2016

'Twas the Ninjas 'fore Christmas

I did a guest blog today for in celebration of National Ninja Day:

'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the village
Not a pirate was stirring to plunder nor pillage.
The wind 'gainst the windows was all one could hear
'Til at last came the voice of a wee buccaneer:

(Read the full post here.)

Sunday, December 4, 2016


We need to choose to be kind to one another. 

Life is short. Don't piss it away being mad at the people who love you.