Long after the thrill of living is gone…

Have you ever heard a song that you have heard for, sadly I must admit it, for decades, and suddenly you hear something new?

This happened this weekend as I was driving back from recycling plastic bottles in Newport…. Continue reading “Long after the thrill of living is gone…”


OK, before I write this post I want to go on record here that I truly like my job and the company I work for.  I am working for an Insurance company in Washington State, specifically with the claims department.  I grew up here, I am the claims cowboy, and I like what I do.

Nor is my post a reflection on the people I work with.  I get along with everyone, they are very nice and very competent, and one I care about a lot. She and I have been through a lot together over the years.  We know we can count on each other, and we never have to worry about the other one getting the project done Continue reading “Changes”