Author Archive - andrewsiegel

Spring Musings

April 7, 2016
What a privilege it is to be busy. I often take my busyness for granted, or even express my anguish for it in a series of indiscernible grumbles to anyone who will listen. Truthfully, I…Read More

100 Days

February 25, 2016
I don’t like countdowns.  Almost every weekend in the winter, I stand in a starting gate somewhere in New England, listening to a clock robotically count down from five at the beginning of a race. …Read More

Willie Nelson and Why I Love Road Trips

January 29, 2016
I don’t actually hate country music.  Well that isn’t entirely true, most of it is awful, but I do quite enjoy the country music of 30 or 40 years ago.  Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, and…Read More

The Midnight Sun

January 15, 2016
I know you’ve all been refreshing the glog nonstop for the past couple of weeks, waiting in anticipation for me to post something. Probably longed for some of my sarcasm.  How could you not?  Well…Read More

Sportsmanship and The King of Norway

December 17, 2015
Nobody can deny that athletics play a huge part in our lives at Gould.  My teammates and I spend an enormous amount of time training and prepping for our race season, so when it comes…Read More

Cadavers and Cold Weather

December 10, 2015
  Oh boy, are we back at it.  They certainly don’t take it easy on us, but that’s a good thing.  Rest is for the weak, anyway.  Let me share with you a couple interesting…Read More

Erik Satie’s Gnossienne 4

December 3, 2015
I love commuting between my house and Gould.  It isn’t a long drive, but as it always is with commutes, I can do it without even thinking.  Years of driving back and forth has committed it to my…Read More