Fast

It’s Ash Wednesday–the beginning of Lent. And in Lathropworld, that means, for the second straight year, we’re giving up technology on Sundays.   That’s right: no internet, no cable, no movies, no Netflix, no games on the cell phone, no laptop. And yes, it’s hard. Very hard. Or at least it is for a geek …

When a job isn’t a job

If you’ve been reading along here the last couple of weeks, you know that Jenni left her position at Sunrise (the timing was right, I still maintain that), and tried for a job at a Lutheran church not far from the Lathropworld compound and bunker complex.  She learned right before the weekend that she didn’t …