End of the day passage – 3/15/18

Ecclesiastes 7:8-10 (HCSB)
The end of a matter is better than its beginning ;a patient spirit is better than a proud spirit.  Don’t let your spirit rush to be angry, for anger abides in the heart of fools. Don’t say, “Why were the former days better than these?” since it is not wise of you to ask this.

Note from Kip:
Today was culminated in a flourish. The morning presented a unexpected expense for my vehicle which otherwise should have seemingly be under warranty but it wasn’t. Continue reading “End of the day passage – 3/15/18”


I have had this past week off. The doors are closing at the office and I had excess PTO to burn down before my exit this Friday.

‘Separation’, is the term they use when a company terminates employees, due to a a loss of job function. In our case, it’s the function of the entire company that is going away. Continue reading “Temporary”


Watching the Winter Olympics and even though I am not a sports nut by any stretch of the imagination, but some of these athletes have performances and attitudes at a level that is beyond description.

One comment from Lindsey Vonn really struck me, “I left it all on the mountain”. Continue reading “Fruity”