Tag Archives: Pittsburgh

Welcome Back (Football)

If we were having a beer you would be chomping at the bit to switch the conversation to your topic. “Pitt? How many teams do you support and how much team gear do you own? And, if I may add, … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Inclines

When I was gathering photos from Pittsburgh for Saturday’s post, I was going to include one of the Duquesne Incline. While searching for it, I realized that, unlike so many places that I visited before joining Thursday Doors, I had … Continue reading

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Did You Say Something?

I used to mumble. I’m not sure if that’s an INTJ thing, or a self-esteem thing, or an I-really-didn’t-know-the-answer thing, but I used to mumble. My father took that up as his personal challenge. Eee-nunc-i-ate. Mumble, mumble. Eeeee-nunc-i-ate! Mumble, mumble. … Continue reading

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Resource Theory

I’m pretty sure there’s an actual thing called resource theory. Maybe resources. I’m sure someone has lots to say about the way people use resources, as individuals and as a civilization. It’s not my field of expertise. That, in case … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Seattle Walk Personal

I’m gradually digging out from something that seemed like the flu and the chaos that it left behind where my week had been. In addition to having lots to do, I seem to still need about 23 hours of sleep … Continue reading

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Walk with Intention

Note: This was originally posted on November 19th as part of Sreejit Poole’s inspiring series on walking with intention. If you have some time, I encourage you to read some of these stories.   When Sreejit Poole first suggested that … Continue reading

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That Wasn’t Fair

If we were having a beer, you would ask the bartender why one of the TVs was set to CNN instead of a football game. “The people at the end of the bar wanted to watch the news.” “But there’s … Continue reading

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