Tag Archives: geology

Auld Hang Syne

I was spending time at the kids’ camp on Monday afternoon.  I volunteered to come in and do a demo on geology and groundwater, ending with edible aquifers – a hideous sugar bomb of marshmallows, chocolate chips, gummy bears, and … Continue reading

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Chip Off the Old Rock

I graduated with my geology degree in 1998 from the University of South Alabama.  My degree took a while, mainly because I changed majors very late in the game to geology from special education.  A hell of a departure, no? … Continue reading

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Aladdin’s Camp

I feel like writing about some positive stuff today.  It’s not earth-shattering or even all that interesting.  But it’s not gorilla-gate or Rapey McDouchebag Jr gets an hour of detention and Rapey McDouchebag Sr is butt-hurt about it.  I think … Continue reading

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Learn Baby Learn

I’m lucky in that public speaking is not something that’s ever really bothered me much.  Yes, I know some polls claim that people fear it more than death.  Really?  People would rather die than stand up and say some words? … Continue reading

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Venus Envy

I was never in to sports as a young person.  There just isn’t an athletic bone in my body.  Don’t believe for a second, though, that I’m not competitive.  I come by it honestly.  My dad was an athlete.  Apparently … Continue reading

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In One Career and Out the Other

Dear 21 year old me, How are things?  Fine?  How’s that education degree coming?  You still have a 4.0?  That’s awesome.  Enjoy it.  Seriously. It won’t last. I want to talk to you about the future.  Your/my future. When it … Continue reading

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