Recent Updates.

I haven't been able to write as much as I usually do the past couple of weeks, so I thought I'd catch you up on a few highlights. 

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, ways to contribute and important updates.

Like half of the US, I did the ALS ice bucket challenge.

A friend of mine has ALS, so whether or not you decide to do the challenge, I encourage you to donate to his filmHe's an epic storyteller and I cannot wait to see his film. 

Learn more about my friend Patrick. 

Learn more about my friend Patrick. 

THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT...THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT...THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT...

Secondly, Patrick uses a computer that is controlled by his eyes to communicate. This is how he talks. It is his only way of communicating. New Medicare laws won't allow computers like his to access the internet or have special software installed on them. If his current computer breaks, he will no longer have the ability to communicate with his friends and family. Please read about this and sign the petition.

You read that, right? IT IS VERY IMPORTANT.


Voting opened for SXSW 2015 (and I'd like your support).

The community voting period for 2015 SXSW panels has opened up. Community support is an important part in getting your panel accepted. I would LOVE your support. Please read about my panel and watch the amazing video one of my co-panelists put together.

Please vote for 'Enhancing human functionality with technology.'

Please vote for 'Enhancing human functionality with technology.'

Holly, Elliot and I need your support.

And while you're at it, I recommend voting for these worthy panels:

Done voting for everyone? Read more about my interest in the topic


I sang karaoke with Jeremy. 

We sang Weezer (2x) and I WAS wearing pants. They were red. 

Jeremy and I have a long history of performing in karaoke bars until we no longer have a voice. Since we haven't lived in the same city for 12+ years these karaoke reunions are noteworthy. 


I named five baby hedgehogs.

My friend Cristina Love named her hedgehog after me after I bullied her into it at our 20 year high school reunion. Well Ms Anna Virginia Picklesworth has been a busy girl and had 5 babies. 

I can probably hook you up if you're looking for a new pet. 

I can probably hook you up if you're looking for a new pet. 


I embarrassingly narrated a bear incident. 


Thanks for reading! My travel scheduled is a bit busier than usual this month (and last) but I will be posting more soon.