Chuck Sigars has been writing his weekly newspaper column, “Chuck’s World,” in western Washington State since 2001, along with three books (another to come in 2013), various other writing projects and a blog, “The World According to Chuck,” since 2003, now boasting a readership in excess of 23 distinct visitors each and every day.
Books by Chuck Sigars
50 is the New Nothing — Starting Over in the Middle. Click on the cover for more info.
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The Area 54 Project
Blogging my Last Meaningful YearWednesday has been Column Day for 12 years, and over 12 years some stuff will happen. My rule of thumb is that one should not re-read oneself unless one is willing to pay the emotional price, which usually involves groaning, but at least it’s some sort of record of what I was thinking, or not [...]Author: ChuckPosted: May 22, 2013Where’s God in all of this? Beneath the rubble. #Oklahomatornado – Unvirtuous Abbey’s Facebook post last night. —— In the middle of a bunch of other stuff I had to do yesterday, I mowed the lawn, knowing that rain was coming. Got it nice and short, too. And sure enough, the rain came. And my [...]Author: ChuckPosted: May 21, 2013I played Geoguessr for about five minutes. The first picture I didn’t quite understand and so just made my starting area the actual guess, off by over 2000 miles (it would have been, anyway; I was in North America and the answer was in South Africa). The second one, still not quite understanding how it [...]Author: ChuckPosted: May 20, 2013What I thought of as a potentially restful weekend has turned into a mountain of paperwork and more than a little stress. My stress tends to come from having extra things thrown my way in any case, so it’s not unexpected and I’m not, apparently, losing sleep. But I was sitting here this morning, thinking [...]Author: ChuckPosted: May 19, 2013There’s a thrill, almost, in doing the same things in the same way. When I find myself wandering into any routine, noting that I’ve been doing the same thing at the same time every day, the order appeals to me. Even knowing that it can be a little dicey, depending on what it is. Again, [...]Author: ChuckPosted: May 18, 2013