All posts of Patrick Maurer

I’m sitting in my hotel room in Rockford, IL counting down my departure to a friend’s wedding. I thoroughly enjoyed sleeping in this morning (although I technically woke up about the same time in California), but nonetheless, it is nice when the clock says it’s 10am and you are just rolling out of bed. As […]
I’ve just returned home from the Easter services at my church. It’s been about a year and a half since I first started attending Calvary Los Gatos and I must say that I definitely enjoy it. Over the past few months, I’ve become even more involved and have actually helped with some of the “dramatic” […]
It’s Monday now, but I’ve been thinking pretty heavily since Saturday. I do this from time to time–find myself returning to the same thought or struck by something so huge that it infects my day a bit. Sometimes the thought is negative, doubtful, destructive and actually causes trouble. Other times, it is hopeful or inspiring. […]
I spent this past week with the California Association of Directors of Activities–basically the cool people who work with activity and leadership programs across my home state and really across the country. It’s always a really fun event. I meet so many of these talented individuals throughout the year, and I really enjoy the chance […]
At the end of each one of our improvised shows, we gather together for notes. I recall doing this regularly back when I performed in musicals during high school, but that environment was different as we performed a “blocked” or planned show. CSz is different in the sense that we never really repeat anything. Yes, […]
Today I received my second speeding ticket of the year. I really couldn’t believe it–mainly because if you asked me in January I would have told you I was a perfect driver having never been in an accident or received a ticket while behind the wheel. My first ticket came back in March when I […]
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