The Gig

“You are all a lost generation.” [with credit to Gertrude Stein]

― Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises

“And miles to go before I sleep,” Jan post-partum, baby Jacob, Pastor Paul, and author in need of some sleep (Author’s photo)

“Shit,” lying upside down on the driver’s bucket seat for Janet’s 1979 AMC Spirit. I’m straining to thread on the retaining nut for the transmission’s master cylinder. I can’t find the bolt’s starting thread, and I’m having problems hanging on to the nut with the temperatures below freezing.




Tales of learning things in the wild where making mistakes often comes with consequences. Tales of surprise. Tales of romance. Tales of heartbreak. Tales of joy. Stories of life and some reflections on finding meaning and managing risk among the wolves.

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Ed Musto

Risk manager and quality assurance guy out on the left coast. As the man said, “It’s the end of the world as we know it (and I feel fine).”

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