Category Archives: Personal



I know people that read my blog have been waiting for me to say something profound on death and life. Honestly I have nothing inspiring to say today. All I am left with is a deep appreciation for family, love, and the blessing of knowing what love and family mean to me. They mean everything… Read More »


I can’t believe this Shoney’s is closed! Nooooooo!!!!

Daily Denver


Flying back to my childhood home, Jackson, Mississippi. Going “home” to bury my grandmother… my last grandparent that was living. I’ve had better weeks. Jason

Half a Piece

There is half a piece of bread by my bed. A half eaten decision made at about 11:45 last night. It reminds me of a thought, half a thought because I can’t remember the rest. It seems a shame that somewhere hanging still is half a sentence. Breaking in half a paragraph that may have… Read More »


As I normally attempt to seperate myself mentally from the physical humanity I am forced to rub shoulders with. I would like to think I was wide eyed during that flight to the possibilities ahead. My cynical nature now lets me know Koreans are rarely “wide eyed” about anything. As I sit contemplating the various… Read More »

“Jason is a white person’s name… you can’t be Asian!”

I have heard it all. I had a recruiter look at me hard for a full three minutes and say “are you sure you are Jason Cushman?” I of course looked down at my hand like I was reading something and then looked up and said “yep, it is still Jason Cushman.” Honestly I like… Read More »

That Other Time I Fell

The last time I fell I remember well. I am not old, but I’ll be 35 this month. At 35 you begin to remember when you hurt yourself significantly and ever since I gave up my superhero job I normally don’t fall a lot. I also don’t play football, don’t kickbox on the side, and… Read More »

I want one

I saw this in the home we rented while in Florida and I want one now.


So I fell while I was in Florida. Full on my side and sort of laid there for a second wondering what was broken. I was rushing barefoot on tile and WAM! I think I just bruised some ribs, but it has hurt for three days now at least. I’d know if I broke one… Read More »