Archive for the ‘My Life’ Category

The Great American Eclipse

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

I've had the total eclipse on my calendar for almost a decade. I've planned and anticipated this for A LONG TIME! Fortunately the weather was perfect and everything came together for an experience that is indescribable. The brief moments of totality are nothing short of breathtaking. I was happy to ...

On Traveling Abroad

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Mary and I recently returned from a wonderful vacation to China, Cambodia, and Thailand with stops in South Korea and Malaysia. I've had the great opportunity and blessing to have visited around 30 countries, having flown about half a million miles - enough to circle the planet 20 times. Many ...

Annular Solar Eclipse

Monday, May 21st, 2012

View the full quality (3MB) version of the compilation photo above. An annular solar eclipse occurs when the moon covers most of the disk of the sun. I threw a solar eclipse party and had about 200 people stop by to take a look. I even got a few nice photos. We ...