Category Archives: Experiences

Break in the Action

Before I begin discussing the surprisingly interesting Seattle Mariners, I’d like to apologize to all my readers for the lack of articles lately. (I know I don’t have that many readers. Don’t worry, I don’t take myself that seriously and neither should you.) My sports mind has been elsewhere. Basically, three things have distracted me.

1) The Olympics. Every. Single. Night. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoyed it a ton, but eventually I started to feel obligated to watch it even when I just wasn’t all that Continue reading


30 Days of Summer: Houston Astros

ImageI once knew a Houston Astros fan. His story is what I can only assume to be all too common among the Astros. His name was Jordan Frye. What you are about to here is (more or less) a true story.

I lived with Jordan for 2 and a half years in college. He was quiet, kept to himself mostly, eccentric, and some would say brilliant. There has never been, nor ever will be, anyone better at NHL ’06 for PS2. He drove me into fits of rage as I lost game after game, and I was no slouch. Continue reading

30 Days of Summer: Miami Marlins

ImageI love analogies. I think if it was practical, I would just constantly speak in analogies. Maybe its just because it helps me to better understand things. Maybe because it can help people relate anything to anything. Continue reading