The Adventures of Matthew and Eric

Matthew Willenbring and I went camping on an island in the middle of Lake Travis in March of 2023. It was an adventure! I wanted to write about it so others could experience it with us. Then we decided we need to keep making more adventures and write about them together. This is the first of hopefully many more to come.


I have a lot of stories from my past. These are a few. I hope to keep adding more each month so that I eventually have enough to warrant publishing them in a book.


I like to draw. I haven’t done it in a while. These were drawn in the lobby of the Rex Hotel in San Francisco in the late 90’s. I would sit in a dark corner and pretend I was an artist. There was a great art supply store nearby that inspired me to start doing it.


I try to write poetry. But like puns, I’m not exactly sure what a poem is yet - although I usually know one when I see one. I try to read at least one poetry book by each new U.S. Poet Laureate in order to become inspired. They are appointed annually by the Librarian of the U.S. Congress. Read these at your own risk…