Category Archives: et cetera

Step away from the squirrel and 13 other reasons to build your own bicycle

… the building of my newest build marked my first building of a build from the frame up. And I’m gosh darned happy with the way my build was built. What follows is an overly detailed account of building a … Continue reading

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Touching Moments in the Life of a Vagabond

It’s no secret, at least to my close family and friends, that my path to the so-called establishment has been non-linear. I prefer the term iconoclast, but call me what you will. While traveling this proverbial road and cobbling together … Continue reading

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Poetic License and Registration

I was having one of those grammatical OCD moments earlier this evening. A sort of no-holds-barred cage match inside my brain over the usage of the words optimal and optimum. When I re-read what I’d written, the word optimum used as … Continue reading

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The Secret Life of Bourbon and Ginger

Deactivating blogs is sometimes related to security clearances. Continue reading

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The ol’ switcharoo

Bourbon and Ginger is now on WordPress.  Salud!

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A Middle Finger to Canada

Yesterday, while looking for appropriate Independence Day cookout attire, I came across a t-shirt I haven’t seen in a while. It has a giant American flag on the front with text that reads, “American Independence Day, East Timor, 2001.” It’s … Continue reading

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