I need a new place to post. A place where nobody knows me. Maybe I’ll invite a few friends later.
Awhile ago I shared a personal essay with my readers on the Helium website on the topic of Coming Home. It’s a bit of a rewrite of something I wrote one time as my Editor’s Note for Bread ‘n Molasses. I think I probably published it in the […]
So I’m testing some things in WordPress to see the functionality because I’m looking at doing more things in this platform. More than just my personal blog. So it’s important that I understand what works, what doesn’t, what everything looks like and all that kind of stuff. Bare […]
I received this in an email newsletter this morning and quite liked it so I thought I’d share: New Year’s Day From Ballistics (Random House, 2008) Everyone has two birthdays according to the English essayist Charles Lamb, the day you were born and New Year’s Day– a droll […]
Inspired by Wandering Coyote. The rules are simple, just bold the things you’ve done. Explanations are optional but interesting and fun! 1. Started my own blog (it will be 5 years in February, much has happened since then) 2. Slept under the stars (not in any sort of […]
My computer is ready! Yay! I will get it back later this evening likely. Or tomorrow when I go to the office. We’re going in the parade of lights in Chatham tomorrow evening. Not sure who is going but hopefully we’ll have a nice crew and have some […]
My PC caught a Trojan Horse that allowed a hacker (or hackers) to access my computer whenever I was online. Scary stuff! There were actually moments when I was fighting for mouse control with some unknown person in cyberspace. Yeah. Not fun. So now my PC has gone […]
Maybe I’m addicted, I’m out of control, but you’re the drug that keeps me from dying. Maybe I’m a liar, but all I really know is you’re the only reason I’m trying. –Enrique Iglesias, Addicted I think I’m addicted and I’m so freaking excited about it that I […]
T in TO sent me this link with a note saying number 17 was funny and reminded her of me for some reason … hmm, she may have a point, but number 7 is totally me. I thought I’d give it a whirl. I like memes. 1. You […]
Well, here I am, over on WordPress … so far, so good.