A Day in Jail

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I spent yesterday in jail. Yep, jail. As part of my classes for the Randall County Sheriff’s Office’s Citizens Academy, I signed up for an 8-hour shift. Spent most of the time observing Booking, the ER of a jail where new arrivals (prisoners) visit first. Got there at 7:00 a.m., and for the first couple […]

Too Busy

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It’s been a month since I’ve posted to this blog. And I feel guilty, an emotion I’ve experienced a lot lately. Last Saturday, while driving downstate for a bike ride, I decided to make a list: “All the Projects I Must Do So I’ll No Longer Feel Guilt.” Would you believe it filled most of […]