“All go to the same place; all come from dust, and to dust all return.”
-Ecclesiastes 3:20 NIV, canonical
This passage (as well as others from Genesis and the Book of Job) is often paraphrased in the Book of Common Prayer as “ashes to ashes, dust to dust…” Read More
Finalizing the blog post recapping the experience, but here is the first rough cut of the photo and video evidence of my 5th Atlantis cruise. Enjoy. PG13.
DIRECT URL: https://jasonkrech.files.wordpress.com/2016/02/water-final-corrected-music.mp4
I remember visiting my father in California when he lived there in the late 80s and early 90s when California went through its last drought of similar significance to that of today.
I remember the news stories and the drama often seen at restaurants when water was no longer served automatically to all guests. The words “water upon request” started appearing on menus and as I recall, Read More
Authors Note: This post borders on one where I don’t practice what I preach, and I’m aware of that…and working on it. I’m sharing because of the extensive amount of exploration required and the profundity of conversations involved to get me to this point…many covered in the words of this blog.
I’m also aware this part of my story will require a bit more curated thinking to understand, but it needed to be written tonight. This is not my most perfect post.
Exploring the many parts of myself…
Those who know me know that Read More
Author’s Note: I’ve waited a couple of days to make sure I wanted to write this, something that having a blog has taught me to do. The drafts folder is filled with a combination of sometimes angry rants, sometimes overly ebullient soliloquy, and sometimes truly indecipherable shit.
It’s that time of year again when Read More
Sidenote: I originally wanted to title this blog post “Reflections on a Gift of Jitterbug Perfume” — a story I will hopefully some day get to telling.
My relationship with hyperbole is not unfamiliar. Increasingly, I’m starting to see Read More
[This post is dedicated to Daryl Krech (90, 5/25/2009), Sandy Parker (55, 12/6/2012), Rjay Price Spoon (30, 12/16/2012), Kathleen Krech (68, 1/18/2013), Paul Samuel Krech (70, 4/23/2015)…fathers, mothers, friends and dearly departed.]
Most appropriate soundtrack for this Read More