Those closest to me know my Kryptonite is Skittles. ↠ More
At work, I was given the keys to a new NBA blog focused on the teams that are currently underserved within the website redesign. I’m excited, etc., because I’m it’s more autonomy within the comfort of WordPress. There’s one big But though. ↠ More
One of the low-key hardest parts of this blog, or the general idea of 365 blogs as a whole, isn’t finding the time daily to post something, anything, to fulfill your self-imposed quota.
Instead, it’s ensuring that as your writing gets better and you hit a few home runs now and then — which it does and you will — you still generate decent enough prompts to maintain the quality of your site.
That’s the big fear. ↠ More
I’m not sure which Connecticut governor decreed that all beautiful girls must go to Panera with their mothers on Saturday, but I’d like to buy them a $4.59 low-fat, GMO-free Mango Smoothie. ↠ More
I’m surprised that I’m surprised that 30-year-old basketball memories by mid-fifties men who played over 3,000 professional games among them can be unreliable. ↠ More
This post is made up of chopped-up fragments of my reddit post today that perched proudly atop /r/NBA for the better part of the day.
Eighty-two games in an NBA season, and the Lakers are bound to lose 60 of them this season. Pretty depressing. ↠ More
My coat will forever remain a sacrifice to St. Patrick himself. ↠ More
The sun hung low in the sky longer than I could have hoped, longer than seemed possible or fair. It gilded the trees and hills in a cozy glow and warmed my burned shoulders. Across the lake, it blazed a stripe of white.
We listened to the gentle lap at the boat dock, and when I opened my eyes, she was sipping her IPA so carefully I knew it was for my benefit. Dainty acting for her one-man audience.
It would get chilly soon, and she and I would paddle back in and towel off, but not just yet. We were hellbent on wringing every drop out of another perfect day.
I won’t pretend I thought Oregon had a realistic chance at beating Wisconsin at any point before tipoff. In every single bracket I filled out, I had the Badgers advancing past the Ducks. ↠ More