Monthly Archives: October 2012

30 Years: My High School Reunion

I recently attended my thirtieth high school reunion. I skipped previous ones, largely because there were not that many people from high school that I had much desire to see. I might have gone to my 20th, I suppose, but … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 2: Friday night after-party

This is the second installment of a description of my high school reunion. If missed the previous post, you should read it first. The first part of the reunion at the football game was about as I expected. There were … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 3: Friday night after-party, continued

This is the third installment of a description of my high school reunion. If missed the first, about the football game, and second, about going to the bar, about you might want to read them first for a bit of … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 4: Getting to Thee Club

If you missed the other Reunion posts, you should consider reading them first (if you are on the home page you can just scroll down, otherwise, you can click these: 1, 2, 3). Synopsis: I went to my reunion. I … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 5: The Club

If you missed the other Reunion posts, you should consider reading them first (if you are on the home page you can just scroll down, otherwise, you can click these: 1, 2, 3, 4). Synopsis: I went to my reunion. … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 6: The Girl U Want

If you didn’t read the previous five reunion posts and would rather not, here’s a synopsis: One time, at a reunion, I was in a picture with four women who were very close to forty eight years old. Soon after … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 7: Closing Down

If you missed the previous installments, I went to a party at a dinner club with a bunch of 48-year-olds. Women who did not want me when I was eight had not changed their minds. One highlight of the evening … Continue reading

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Reunion, Part 8: The party never stops

Around midnight, after the reunion proper ended and the flowers had been taken to their cars, a group of us headed to a bar. There were perhaps as many as twenty there when I arrived. We hung out there a … Continue reading

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Overheard at a Reunion

Here are a few little tidbits that for one reason or another, did not fit in to the previous reunion stories. Courtney “Cece” Cox, whom you may have seen on a Springsteen video or Friends (a popular sitcom) was in … Continue reading

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Planning a Reunion? Here are some ideas.

Here are a few random things that occurred to me as I experienced and reflected on my reunion. None of these are intended to slight the organizers of my reunion. Everyone agreed that they did a great job, and some … Continue reading

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Stuff I love: QSC K8s (PA Speakers)

As the regular reader is aware, I accomplished downsizing my life the easy way, a house fire. All of my stuff now fits in Walden or my 10’x10′ storage unit in Knoxville. (Truth be known, I have a few things … Continue reading

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Moving In, Moving Out

Sometime in the mid-90s when I was in grad school but before I and the woman I was married to bought a house, we had a friend’s son, a recent college graduate, come to stay with us for a while. … Continue reading

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Moon Dog Ball

A couple Saturdays ago I attended the Moon Dog Ball. I had befriended the neighbors next door to the friend whom I had been staying with and I managed to get an invitation to have drinks before the Moon Dog … Continue reading

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