JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 06: Digital Evidence of My Misspent “Youth”

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 06: Digital Evidence of My Misspent “Youth.” Taco Beach, in Long Beach CA… There’s a reason I have such fond memories of the place and why I haven’t quite found it’s replacement here in Orlando. MP3 Version:  Links to digital evidence: I’m not fond of what feels like a lack of organization with the image stored on flickr, but at the … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 06: Digital Evidence of My Misspent “Youth”

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 05: Looking at the Next Chapter of My CIDP Journey

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 05: Looking at the Next Chapter of My CIDP Journey. Met with my neurologist to discuss my progress and what to do next. When I met with my physical therapist later in the week, it dawned on me that I’ve been on this particular journey going on two-years now. It’s almost impossible for me to recap the experience of having my … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 05: Looking at the Next Chapter of My CIDP Journey

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 04: Only 24-Hours Left, and It’s Not A Sale

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 04: Only 24-Hours Left, and It’s Not A Sale. Responding to The Morning Stream’s Scott Johnson & Brian Ibbott’s musings about what you’d do if you discovered there was only 24-hours left before the End of the world. For me, this naturally leads to questions about why we do what we do: out of fear of getting caught, or something else? MP3 … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 04: Only 24-Hours Left, and It’s Not A Sale

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 03: Easter & Even More Spiritual Self-Examinations

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 3: Easter & Even More Spiritual Self-Examinations (In Bad Faith, episode 17). Easter-time religious & other self-examinations goes way back for me… and it’s a bit too simplistic to brush it all off as delusional. As usual, this story began before I was born and is so complicated and personal that, after trying to record it several times, I’ve resorted to writing … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 03: Easter & Even More Spiritual Self-Examinations

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 01: The Ken Burns Effect

JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 1: The Ken Burns Effect. After watching an episode of Babylon 5, it dawned on me that I have the same technology to create video journals. So here’s my first one, following attending a talk by the filmmaker Ken Burns. MP3 version: Enjoy and please subscribe to my YouTube channel or subscribe to all of my blog posts (scroll to the bottom of … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 01: The Ken Burns Effect

4-Days in the Valley – Proto-Podcast Beta 2

Music: Are You Awake? from the album “Lost In Translation – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack” by Kevin Shields Music: Alone In Kyoto from the album “Lost In Translation – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack” by AIR Script: “Four-Days in the Valley” A Lumbering Thru Life Video podcast w/ Joe Bustillos Hi, this is Joe Bustillos Welcome to this edition of the LumberingThruLife Video Podcast I just … Continue reading 4-Days in the Valley – Proto-Podcast Beta 2

“Enchanted” – Proto-Podcast Beta 1

i know the dangers of letting the media define “living” or worse than that, “love,” for me. The comparison is never fair. But having tasted the richness of what I thought was “perfect love,” I easily recognize it, even if it’s a cheap commercial duplicate, when I go to the movies, even in a silly Disney movie… Script: This past weekend I went with the … Continue reading “Enchanted” – Proto-Podcast Beta 1