β€œThe man who does not read good books is no better than the man who can’t.”
β€”Mark Twain

Currently Reading

The Art of Cupheadopen in new windowEli Cymet
The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Livingopen in new windowRyan Holiday
Thinking, Fast and Slowopen in new windowDaniel Kahneman

Books Read in 2022

TitleAuthor(s)Date FinishedMy Rating
Courage Is Calling: Fortune Favors the Braveopen in new windowRyan Holiday01-07🀩
Gamish: A Graphic History of Gamingopen in new windowEdward Ross01-10🀩
The Courage to Be Disliked: The Japanese Phenomenon That Shows You How to Change Your Life and Achieve Real Happinessopen in new windowIchiro Kishimi, Fumitake Koga01-17πŸ˜„

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β€œBut when I run, the world grows quiet. Demons are forgotten, Krakens are slain, and Blerches are silenced.”
β€”The Oatmeal

Official Races

Race NameDateDistanceTimePace
(Per Mile)
Broad Street Run2021-10-1010 miles1:44:260:10:27
Phillies Charities 5K (virtual)2021-06-075K (3.1 miles)0:34:210:10:54
Broad Street Run (virtual)2020-09-1510 miles1:57:500:11:47
Phillies Charities 5K2016-03-265K (3.1 miles)0:31:420:10:14
Phillies Charities 5K2014-03-225K (3.1 miles)0:31:110:10:04
Phillies Charities 5K2013-03-235K (3.1 miles)0:30:590:10:00
Four Seasons Parkway Run2012-09-305K (3.1 miles)0:32:520:10:36


β€œVideo games are bad for you? That’s what they said about rock and roll.”
β€”Shigeru Miyamoto

Currently Playing

Dark Souls III: The Fire Fades Editionopen in new windowPS4 (PS5)
Demon's Soulsopen in new windowPS5
Doom (2016)open in new windowPS4 (PS5)
Doom Eternalopen in new windowPC
Metroid: Zero Missionopen in new windowGBA (MiSTer)
NieR:Automataopen in new windowPS4 (PS5)
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Orderopen in new windowPS5

Games Finished in 2021

TitlePlatformDate FinishedFirst Time100%My Rating
The Legend of ZeldaNES (MiSTer)01-11🀩
DoDonPachiArcade (MiSTer)01-13βœ“πŸ˜„
Marvel's Spider-Man RemasteredPS501-16βœ“πŸ˜„
New Super Mario Bros. U DeluxeSwitch01-19βœ“πŸ™‚
Cadillacs and DinosaursArcade (MiSTer)01-30βœ“πŸ™‚
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's FurySwitch02-26🀩
Double Dragon II: The RevengeArcade (MiSTer)02-28βœ“πŸ˜„
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's FurySwitch03-19βœ“πŸ€©
Mortal Kombat 11 UltimatePS504-12βœ“πŸ™‚
Mega Man XSNES (Super Nt)04-15πŸ’―πŸ€©
Super Mario Bros. 3 (Super Mario All-Stars)SNES (Super Nt)04-25🀩
Marvel's Spider-Man RemasteredPS505-12πŸ’―πŸ˜„
SteamWorld Dig3DS05-15βœ“πŸ™‚
Bloodborneopen in new windowPS4 (PS5)05-16🀩
Battle Circuit (Capcom Beat 'Em Ups Bundle)Switch05-30βœ“πŸ™‚
Street Fighter Alpha 2SNES (MiSTer)05-30βœ“πŸ™‚
Bloodborneopen in new windowPS4 (PS5)06-16πŸ’―πŸ€©
Contra (NES version, Contra Anniversary Collection)Switch06-20βœ“πŸ˜„
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the PastSNES (MiSTer)08-22πŸ’―πŸ€©
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HDSwitch08-22βœ“πŸ˜„
Deltarune: Chapter 2Switch09-29βœ“πŸ˜„
Metroid: DreadSwitch10-16βœ“πŸ˜„
Bloodborne ("The Old Hunters" DLC)open in new windowPS4 (PS5)11-08πŸ’―πŸ€©
Demon's Soulsopen in new windowPS512-17βœ“πŸ˜„

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