For higher level riders…
I haven’t blogged anything of substance (with the exception of the very occasional post on nashvillejoggler.com) in over four years. I’m not saying that I’m necessarily going to start again, but here are three topics I have been writing about in my head:
Stay tuned. I might write something in the next four years.
Vanderbilt baseball team celebrates after winning 9-3 over Oregon and advancing to the College World Series (by Vanderbilt University)
Apparently, someone posted one of my photos on Tumblr, and it’s been reblogged a million times. (Or about 1,500.)
(Source: -boom, via hannahnsam)
Went down to Nashville to visit Vanderbilt University last week, and emerged with a feature on the journey of the nation’s most improved player (by any measure): Nigeria’s Festus Ezeli. Story in this week’s SI.
Up-Inspired Floating House
Google’s Jules Verne home page EXPOSED!
But at a time when our discourse has become so sharply polarized -– at a time when we are far too eager to lay the blame for all that ails the world at the feet of those who happen to think differently than we do -– it’s important for us to pause for a moment and make sure that we’re talking with each other in a way that heals, not in a way that wounds.
Scripture tells us that there is evil in the world, and that terrible things happen for reasons that defy human understanding. In the words of Job, “When I looked for light, then came darkness.” Bad things happen, and we have to guard against simple explanations in the aftermath. — President Obama