I caught this picture in my Facebook stream and it struck me with such offense the it sickened me. Here’s my response: Let’s bind up business, take down the bull. Let’s destroy my investments and retirement that I have worked hard to earn and save. Let’s take down the engine of our economy. Let’s make […]
I received the following email from a recruiter today: Hi Joshua Townsend Hope you are doing great, I am currently in search of Network Engineer for an esteemed client and I wanted to contact you to see if you are comfortable and available. Please send me a word version of resume and the best way for […]
I have finally picked back up The Way of the Wild Heart and started reading it again. It seems an appropriate week to start reading the book again, since it is just past Father’s Day and in light of an exchange with my sister on her blog regarding our own father and our relationship to […]
I am 3 pounds heavier now than when I started running three weeks ago. Muscle mass, anyone? 05272009 Widget powered by EveryTrail: GPS Geotagging I am slowly bumping up my distance, running for longer periods of time, and feeling pretty good about it all (although my knees have been screaming at me the past few […]
I have started running again. Enough of being a fatty. Today was the 2nd run, and it hurt. But I’ll probably stick with it – I kinda want to see my boys grow up (despite what my cholesterol says). Maybe I’ll even throw in some pushups and situps for good measure. I’m roughly following the […]
My sister posted a note on a family breakfast favorite: ‘Oatmeal Cake’. As she recalls, we first learned of Oatmeal Cake (a wonderful breakfast dish that my wife refuses to serve me because of the high fat content) at a retreat center up in the mountains of north central Pennsylvania. Maybe the low-fat version that […]
My buddy Wade has invited me (and a bunch of other guys) to join in on an interactive book study centered around The Way of the Wild Heart: A Map for the Masculine Journey, by John Eldredge. Basically, we read the book simultaneously and post comments, thoughts, etc. on each chapter on our blogs. I […]
I have merged http://iknowthings.com and http://joshuatownsend.com. http://joshuatownsend.com has received a face lift as part of a stimulus package at tax-payers expense. http://iknowthings.com has been redirected to http://joshuatownsend.com and content from the pathetic posting history of http://iknowthings.com has been imported to http://joshuatownsend.com. http://joshuatownsend.com has become the new hub for things about me on the interwebs.