Monthly Archives: January 2013

J.J. Abrams has been confirmed to direct ‘Star Wars: Episode VII.’ Let the nerdgasms begin!

After approximately eleventy mabillion phone calls and emails – and that was just me tapping my Lucasfilm and Disney contacts for the official word – the formalities have been wrapped up, the word is out, and nerdgasms can commence. J.J. Abrams – of previous Star Trek acclaim – will direct Star Wars: Episode VII, the first of a new series… Read more →

Go out there and be amazing.

When I was little, I wrote an essay about God as the ultimate author. I envisioned each of our lives already written, organized into neat chapters, bound in books, covers creased though not yet dog-eared, all standing on dusty shelves of mythic proportions. The best part was not having read any of them. Not having any idea what kinds of… Read more →

Disney goes to infinity and well, you know.

Consider yourself warned, Skylanders. Disney Infinity is on the gaming scene, and it looks pretty sweet. Introduced by Disney Interactive today, the all-new gaming experience gives players unprecedented freedom and endless opportunities to create stories starring characters from Disney and Pixar. Yep. Captain Jack, Sully, Mr. Incredible – they’re all there. And, for the first time ever, players will place… Read more →


“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Life is pretty grand, and I’ve been fortunate to do some pretty cool things. I’ve earned a degree and been an apprentice and ridden on the back of a Harley. I’ve rested my head on my grandfather’s chest and stood in the middle of… Read more →