Logan Lo - On (or Close to) Schedule

Logan Lo - On (or Close to) Schedule

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The musings of a widower and new father, trying to survive the blow.


A Kettle of Hawks
Oct 20 • 2 min
You can tell if an animal is a predator or prey, depending on where its eyes are. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - A Kettle of Hawks —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Conversations with Mouse
Oct 19 • 3 min
Saw a few people this weekend but, really, the best conversations of the weekend were with Mouse. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Conversations with Mouse —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Overcorrecting
Oct 14 • 2 min
My friends make fun of me for walking around with a huge camera like a tourist. But I don’t care. Someday, the digital ink will be all I have left. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Overcorrecting —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way…
We ALL have problems, Logan
Oct 12 • 3 min
Knowing your own value and the value of things is powerful. Have you ever heard of Lao Gan Ma Crispy Chili? If not, you heard about it here first. It’ll be the next big thing. Trust me on this. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - We *all* have problems,…
Father-to-Father
Oct 11 • 1 min
My dad woulda been 82 this week. I wish I we had a chance to speak as two fathers. I wish a lotta things. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Father-to-Father
Herding cats
Oct 7 • 2 min
I’ve been in my head for a buncha various reasons. And my friends came and pulled me out. It’s a good reason to have friends. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Herding cats —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Everyone else does
Oct 7 • 2 min
Mouse met Alison’s parents this past weekend. That was pretty surreal. And then I hung out with her brother and sister-in-law. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Everyone else does —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
First bike ride
Oct 5 • 2 min
Had some nice human interactions this past weekend. One was with a stranger, the other was with my son. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - First bike ride —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
He’s ambulatory
Sep 30 • 3 min
In a last minute thing, some friends and I ended up having a seafood dinner literally on the street in the rain the other night. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - He’s ambulatory —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
It’s not ideal but it’s something
Sep 28 • 2 min
Chad and I have a new FSB talking about the Man from Nowhere. Also met up with RE Mike and Mouse for dinner the other night. All-in-all, not a bad few days. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - It’s not ideal but it’s something —- This episode is sponsored…
Goodnight, Uncle Jay
Sep 27 • 2 min
My uncle Jay just passed away. Don’t be too sad. He lived a good long life and was loved and respected. We should all be so lucky. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Goodnight, Uncle Jay —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Your computer is updating, Ms. Claire
Sep 23 • 2 min
There’s a story that I was just reminded of about the kid that I wanted to tell you. He just started kindergarten, in a manner of speaking, you see… From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Your computer is updating, Ms. Claire —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
Don’t let damaged people damage you
Sep 22 • 3 min
A number of my single friends are finding that dating in general is no fun but dating during a pandemic is the pits. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - I’m not saying no —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
I’m not saying no
Sep 21 • 2 min
We did another Scenic Fights shoot this past weekend and Mouse ended up driving us around town. All-in-all, it was a really good weekend. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - I’m not saying no —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make…
In the gutter
Sep 16 • 2 min
Got into my first accident with the scooter. Nothing too serious, I suppose. I’m glad I was wearing a helmet. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - In the gutter —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Naked Chinese Man
Sep 15 • 2 min
Naked Chinese Man A buddy and his girl came by for dinner the other night and we played one of Alison’s boardgames that’s been here for years. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Naked Chinese Man —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
Rolling in Brook
Sep 14 • 2 min
That video I was in got a million views in about 11 days. A million. I’m guessing most of those were my mom. Also, I rolled for the first time in ages out in Brooklyn. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Rolling in Brook —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
McDonald’s Wars
Sep 9 • 2 min
I have a lotta rules I live by that probably wouldn’t make sense to you on the surface. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - McDonald’s Wars —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
That was REALLY unexpected
Sep 8 • 2 min
Somehow, that video I told you about got close to half-a-million views in FIVE DAYS. And Mouse and I took a bike and scooter ride downtown via the Hudson River Greenway. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - That was REALLY unexpected —- This episode is…
That was unexpected
Sep 3 • 2 min
My son says some pretty mature things, I think because I choose not to speak to him like a child. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - That was unexpected —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
You’re in danger
Sep 1 • 3 min
I wouldn’t let my son play tug-of-war and you shouldn’t either. You have no idea what forces are at play here. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - You’re in danger —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
You alright, man?
Aug 31 • 2 min
Had an indoor BBQ to see off Chuck the other day when I realized what “grief-stricken” really means. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - You alright, man? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Grief-Stricken
Aug 30 • 3 min
Had an indoor BBQ to see off Chuck the other day when I realized what “grief-stricken” really means. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Grief-Stricken —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
You don’t know what you don’t know
Aug 27 • 3 min
You don’t know, what you don’t know, until you know, that you didn’t know it. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - You don’t know what you don’t know —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
The beach, a bike ride, friends, and food
Aug 26 • 3 min
I had a really nice weekend with Mouse, Chad, and some other friends. Avoiding pain is as good as happiness. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - The beach, a bike ride, friends, and food —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Modern Loneliness
Aug 25 • 2 min
It’s been three years since my dad died. It doesn’t feel like three years. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Modern Loneliness
Three Old Friends
Aug 19 • 2 min
If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, met up with three old friends of mine around the way. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Three Old Friends —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
But wait, there’s more
Aug 18 • 2 min
That miserable week ended with me getting locked out of my apartment. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - But wait, there’s more —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Then they started cutting open my floor
Aug 17 • 2 min
The next day, I was back to dealing with the flooding situation - both with a jacked-up hand and a jackhammer. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Then they started cutting open my floor —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Where to begin?
Aug 15 • 2 min
I thought I broke two fingers. I did not but the alternative wasn’t much better. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Where to begin? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
It’s not that bad
Aug 11 • 2 min
Ran into an old gym buddy of mine way back during 9/11. It’s funny what’s different and what remains the same. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - It’s not that bad —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Sweet Dreams
Aug 10 • 3 min
I painted the boy’s room the other day with the help of some friends. There’s a reason I didn’t for so long. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Sweet Dreams —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Goodnight, Luciano
Aug 6 • 3 min
This fella named Luciano Anthony (Bianco) died last month. I wanted to tell you about him. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Goodnight, Luciano
The Call of the Void
Aug 3 • 2 min
There’s a particular type of suicidal thought called “The Call of the Void,” that I feel, more than you might imagine, From: On (or Close to) Schedule - The Call of the Void —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Bodies to get over bodies
Aug 2 • 3 min
I understand some of what I do in life may seem grotesque to you. Somehow, I tell myself, that if I’m honest, that makes what I do better. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Bodies to get over bodies —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
About Naya
Jul 30 • 4 min
This is kinda not part of my regular blog stuff; I was asked if I was a feminist once. I didn’t know how to answer that. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - About Naya —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
When it rains, it pours
Jul 29 • 2 min
You would think my week would improve. You would be mistaken. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - When it rains, it pours —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
If you want something done…
Jul 27 • 2 min
…get a busy person to do it. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - If you want something done —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Why do you have to ruin everything, Logan?
Jul 26 • 2 min
My apartment flooded the other day. That’s exactly as much fun as it sounds. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Why do you have to ruin everything, Logan? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Heartgirl was Queen of my Heart
Jul 20 • 1 min
Finally told someone my sad story: Alison was the queen of my heart and I was her guard. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Heartgirl was Queen of my Heart
No new contestant
Jul 20 • 1 min
Meant to meet up with a new contestant last week but I bailed and saw the most important woman in my life after Alison. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - No new contestant —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Hating being single
Jul 15 • 2 min
Parted ways with someone recently. And two women in my life just chatted with each other in a cool way. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Hating being single —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Weapons invite death
Jul 14 • 2 min
Agreeing with the Gracie brothers, the very people the law Mayor DeBlasio is claiming to help will be the ones that will have to deal with the consequences of the police having less-lethal options to do their job. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Weapons…
How JFK killed the hat industry
Jul 9 • 2 min
To say that Trump killed his fellow Americans by the thousands is probably accurate. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - How JFK killed the hat industry —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Pandemics and lifestyle
Jul 6 • 2 min
Made a pitcher of mojito the other day, met another girl with a dog, and thought about pandemics. All-in-all, a pretty busy day. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Pandemics and lifestyle —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Young Boy Logan
Jul 5 • 3 min
I don’t give everyone I meet a name because I never know if something is going anywhere enough to merit that. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Young Boy Logan —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Who am I?
Jul 2 • 2 min
People are actually only 43% human. The other 57%? Not human. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Familiar unfamiliar territory —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Familiar unfamiliar territory
Jul 1 • 2 min
I’ve spent the last several 4ths of July by my lonesome but this year may be different. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Familiar unfamiliar territory —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Cutting it Close
Jun 30 • 3 min
I saw my family on Monday for the first time in months because of COVID. It was glorious. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Cutting it Close —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Clinically or…?
Jun 24 • 2 min
Chad and I’ve been trying to repair a bike for two months now. We shouldn’t quit our day jobs. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Clinically or…? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Si vis pacem, para bellum
Jun 22 • 2 min
City’s opening up again but I don’t think people fully realize the price that has to be paid. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Si vis pacem, para bellum —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Sticks and stones
Jun 18 • 2 min
Since I’ve recovered from COVID, it’s like someone turned up the volume and brightness on my life again. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Sticks and stones —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Batman, rabbits, deer…
Jun 11 • 2 min
Since I’ve recovered from COVID, it’s like someone turned up the volume and brightness on my life again. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - The world’s loneliest creature —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
The world’s loneliest creature
Jun 10 • 2 min
Have you ever heard about the loneliest whale in the world? From: On (or Close to) Schedule - The world’s loneliest creature —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
There’re only two types of people in the world
Jun 8 • 3 min
If you’re the average of the five people you spend the most time with, who are you spending quarantine with? From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Only two types of people —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Owing a debt
Jun 4 • 4 min
After the Trail of Tears, the Choctaw sent the starving Irish $170 to help them with their potato famine. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Owing a debt —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Mixed Signals
Jun 3 • 2 min
Some old friends have been keeping me company these days, in a manner of speaking. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Mixed Signals —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Cleaning the darkness around us
Jun 2 • 2 min
It’s a horror when you realize you love something or someone that doesn’t love you back. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Cleaning the darkness around us —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
What’s the difference between 3rd Degree Murder and Involuntary Manslaughter?
Jun 2 • 3 min
My weekend was weird and centered around people potentially breaking into houses and knives. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - What’s the difference between 3rd Degree Murder and Involuntary Manslaughter? —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The…
Iceland has no mosquitoes
Jun 1 • 3 min
My weekend was weird and centered around people potentially breaking into houses and knives. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Iceland has no mosquitoes —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
On Children
May 26 • 3 min
Kahlil Gibran once said, “Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.” From: On (or Close to) Schedule - On Children —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Some of us are Trees
May 21 • 1 min
99% of a tree isn’t alive. Kinda like me. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Some of us are Trees
Getting Strangled at Home
May 20 • 1 min
If you told me last year that the country would be in lockdown, and the only person I’d see was my BJJ coach, I woulda thought you were insane. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Getting Strangled at Home —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The…
Waiting to Find Out
May 18 • 3 min
Alison, Ryan Reynolds, and Robert Landsberg all understood what it was like to love something greater than yourself. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Waiting to Find Out —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
The Algorithm
May 17 • 4 min
I run all information I get through three-steps to try to understand it better. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - The Algorithm —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
A Litmus Test
May 13 • 2 min
I’ve become a cautionary tale and a litmus test for those around me. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - A Litmus Test —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Giving me a Chance
May 7 • 3 min
Now that I’ve gotten the coronavirus under control, I’ve been catching up with people I’ve not spoken to in ages. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Giving me a Chance —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
It’s something
May 5 • 3 min
My BJJ coach Chad Vaźquez came by to give me a private BJJ lesson on my mats; it’s not ideal but it’s something. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - It’s something —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Trading our Sad Stories
May 4 • 2 min
Saw my son briefly the other day. It was too brief. And my quest for fried chicken continues. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Trading our Sad Stories —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Damaged People Are Dangerous
May 3 • 3 min
This lady named Josephine Hart once said something like: Damaged people are dangerous. They know they can survive. Watching the news these days, I’m reminded of things like that. If nothing else, I survive things. Even when I don’t wanna. From: On (or…
Yes, Really
Apr 30 • 3 min
Just a few days ago, the amount of people in the US that died from Covid-19, 58,355, surpassed the number of people that died from the Vietnam war, 58,220. 9.26 people died each day in the Vietnam War but 589.44 Americans died each day here from Covid-19.…
Doubling-Down, Pt 2 - Baseline
Apr 30 • 6 min
This is a long entry because I recently got confirmation of something I thought I knew. Did you know that you need a physical injury for cancer? You can’t mentally will someone to get cancer, you have to have something actually injure you - a virus (HPV),…
Doubling-Down, Pt 1
Apr 30 • 5 min
Got a lotta time to think and write. Let me tell you a story about a dude I know. Do you remember when I gave you that three-step PSA on how to apologize? The words: “I’m sorry.” Some manifestation of contrition: “I feel awful about what I did; there’s no…
Stupid attractive
Apr 30 • 3 min
Been thinking a lot of best friends and loyalty lately. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Stupid attractive —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
IDGAF
Apr 30 • 4 min
I’m getting audited again. After everything that I’ve been through, it’s hard to care, even though I know that I should. Honestly, though, IDGAF. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - IDGAF —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Goodnight, Nick
Apr 30 • 3 min
A fella I’ve known practically my whole life just passed away, right before his birthday. That bothers me more than you might imagine. From: On (or Close to) Schedule - Goodbye, Nick
Lunch by the River
Apr 29 • 3 min
Met up with my coach, BJJ instructor Chad Vaźquez, for lunch downtown at the John V. Lindsay East River Park in Manhattan. It was the first time I saw a friend - well, really, anyone since the coronavirus hit. It was weird seeing other human beings again.…