February 2016

Dallas Stars left wing Patrick Sharp (10) looks back as Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid (54) and goalie Tuukka Rask can’t keep his shot from ending up in the net during the first period of their game Saturday, February 20, 2016 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

 

Another month in the books. This is also the last complete month I’ll work nights (on this go-round of the rotation), so it’s predictably full of night-time things like sports, concerts, food reviews and so forth. Starting this month I’ll transition back to days, and those kinds of assignments (features, news, portraits). Continue reading

PHOTOS — January 2016

Hi all:

Here are some photos from January of this year. Actually a handful from December 31, because, you know, why not. Continue reading

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2015 Year in Review

 

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It’s about that time for a annual blog post where I navel gaze and show off some photos from the year. Continue reading

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Another (Busy) 48 Hours

I feel like every day is a busy day for me at work. Not complaining, just stating fact. We’ve had a lot of people leave my department in the last couple years, but the workload hasn’t decreased. In fact, it’s gotten a bit bigger, and shows potential to keep doing so. I suppose if I chose to look on the positive, I could say that busy is better than not, because at least you know they need you. Well, that’s the hope, anyway. Continue reading

David Gutierrez, 6, comes flying out of a slide at The Texas Pool Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Plano, Texas. For more than 50 years the saltwater pool has operated in the area. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

So much recent work, so little time

David Gutierrez, 6, comes flying out of a slide at The Texas Pool Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Plano, Texas. For more than 50 years the saltwater pool has operated in the area. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)
David Gutierrez, 6, comes flying out of a slide at The Texas Pool Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Plano, Texas. For more than 50 years the saltwater pool has operated in the area. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News)

Time to make a blog post, that is. I wish there were more minutes in the day … maybe a whole other hour. But if I’m being honest with myself, I’d probably end up using that extra time sitting on the couch, watching TV, instead of doing things like posting to my personal blog. At any rate … Continue reading