What I’m Thankful For: 2022 Edition

What I’m Thankful for: 2022 Edition Note: TRUTH: In 1000 Words or Less will be off next week in recognition of the Thanksgiving holiday, but until then, please enjoy our 2022 edition of What I’m Thankful For… I must admit that I am surprised as anyone that this is officially the 8th installment of my […]

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The Erosion of Cultural Norms

The Erosion of Cultural Norms Is it just me, or does there seem to be a whole lot more assholes out there?  Just the other day, I was riding my bike, as I am want to do on a spectacular Summer afternoon, trudging my way up a long, arduous stretch of uphill single track when […]

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Not Everyone Gets a Medal

Not Everyone Gets a Medal in the Olympics (Or in Life) I’ve said it before, but I absolutely love the Olympics.  Sure some of the events might make you shake your head in bewilderment as you wonder who exactly voted to approve their inclusion (yeah, I’m talking about you trampoline and race walking).  But if […]

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The Purpose of a Planning Commission

I feel pretty darn fortunate to live in Colorado.  Unfortunately, a lot of recent transplants to the state feel the same.  As the fastest growing state in terms of population, our communities are bursting at the seams as more and more housing goes up to meet an ever-pressing need.  And yet still the demand for […]

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