Antelope Island – White Rock Bay

I took a short loop around Antelope Island’s White Rock Bay to see some fall color. Antelope Island is a 15 mile island in the great salt lake. The island was used as a cattle ranch before it became a state park in 1981. I hear the Stampede Festival is worth checking out too. You…

The Judicial Creed – Nothing is True, Everything is Permitted?

Nothing is True, Everything is Permitted In the popular game series Assassin’s Creed, the storyline follows a fictional secret society of assassins fighting against a group of politically entrenched conspirators. Initiates to the assassin order are taught: “Where other men blindly follow the truth, Remember, nothing is true Where other men are limited by morality…

Project Up – pt 1

As I was driving to school one day, I passed several hot air balloons and thought it might be fun to make a homemade version. Here’s a couple songs on my playlist for this build (playing one of these while reading this post is highly recommended): I started with the basket: I’m using an empty…

Be a Tourist

I recently saw this youtube video about the benefits of travelling. It claims that you gain memorable experiences, create and develop relationships, and help get you inspired. As with most people my age, the big barriers to travel are a lack of both time and money. But I don’t think you need to go halfway…

New Start

My past attempts at blogging have been centered on politics. I’ve wanted to start something more personal and general for a while now. The name comes from an inscription I read on Normandy beach years ago: “To these we owe the high resolve that the cause for which they died shall live.” I think that…