Monthly Archives: July 2013

Dan Straily’s Struggles

I woke up and prepared for work. I stopped by the office to get a few tasks done. Later on, I would go to a staff meeting that felt like “The Caine Mutiny.” Some people were complaining about our manager. … Continue reading

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Yoenis Cespedes’ 3 RBI

I awoke to watch a bit of CBS This Morning. Norah O’Donnell was absent. I had to put in five hours of work. It was a cloudy and cool morning. One of the girls talked about having a modern sense … Continue reading

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Eric Sogard’s Nerdpower

I awoke before six o’clock yesterday and watched CBS Sunday Morning. Lee Cowan substituted for Charles Osgood. I didn’t really want to see the segment on Maroon 5. I went out to Trader Joe’s to buy some groceries. I was … Continue reading

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Derek Norris’ Ambushing Pinch-Hit Home Run

I awoke pretty early yesterday and took out the trash. I watched a bit of CBS This Morning. The visiting chef was Doug Psaltis, and his recipes were Smoked Pork Shoulder, Potato Salad, Grilled Corn Salad, Zanes Baked Beans, Cucumber … Continue reading

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Bartolo Colon’s 14th Win

I felt relief that I didn’t have to go to a classroom for another three weeks.  I went to the coffee shop and had a strawberry-banana smoothie.  I should have listened to one of the albums by The National, but … Continue reading

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Sleuth

It was the last day of summer session, and I managed to get through a lot of grading at the very end.  I watched news of the train that derailed.  Anthony Weiner was still in the news.  I went over … Continue reading

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Who’s Minding the Store?

I watched a bit of the news about Anthony Weiner before I headed to the office.  I went over to Trader for groceries instead of buying a burger for lunch.  I browsed through the record store.  I found a used … Continue reading

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