floydius it's almost like you've got nothing better to do


day 1


When I woke up this morning, it occurred to me that my packing remained unfinished, and that I had only about five hours before my plane was supposed to depart. Fast forward three hours, and I’ve left my disastrously unclean apartment behind. Ranessa Perry (one of our elder’s wives at church) gave me a ride… Read More »


packing my bags

For those that are curious, here’s what I’m packing for 6 weeks in Nicaragua: REI Mars Pack. I bought this in September of 2006 for Guatemala; it looks like the ’06 and the ’07 models are exactly the same. Mine has held up very well, minus a couple of rips, thanks to Airtran. (Don’t fly… Read More »

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to infinity… and beyond.

As many of you know, God has blessed me with the opportunity to visit Nicaragua for six weeks this summer. My flight is scheduled to leave Thursday, and if the Lord wills, I’ll return July 30th. I’m going to be assisting my on-again-off-again roommate this year, Phil, with some documentary/P.R. work he’s doing for the… Read More »


happy festivus… now for the feats of strength!


ah, only Seinfeld. Anyway, I’m back safe and sound from Guatemala. not that I wanted to leave. yet, all last week I found myself sitting at my desk, working away. That’s not depressing. This visit was more productive, and less adventurous than the first. Wednesday I roamed around Guatemala City and discovered that my Spanish… Read More »


los tmulos me estan mirando…


As most of you know, I spent some time in Guatemala back in September. I must have liked it, because I find myself now typing this out from a coffee place called Barista in a mall in Guatemala City. Don’t believe me? Here’s the undeniable proof: Okay, so maybe that doesn’t prove anything. But, I… Read More »