Tag Archives: navel-gazing


I’ve been negligent about Post-a-Week 2011 for several weeks now, for a variety of reasons, though mostly because I was busy and fell out of the habit, and have since had trouble getting back in the saddle. With April mere … Continue reading

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While I’m at it, I’d also like a pony

The Daily Post asks, what would you do with $1 million, tax-free? Set 1/4 to 1/3 of it aside for my son. Pay off my credit card, then cancel the card and get a new one that has a much … Continue reading

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100% pure squeezed sunshine*

Every now and then I get the most intense craving for orange juice. I’ve never done any sort of “scientific” observation to see if there’s a pattern or a trigger, but when it hits I cannot ignore it; I am … Continue reading

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Posting in 2011 and a film review

WordPress is trying to encourage people to blog more by challenging them to post every day or every week in 2011. I could be cynical and say it’s just to generate more traffic and business for WordPress as Twitter and … Continue reading

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I can see clearly now*

I can see again! After four years of steadily (and noticeably) deteriorating eyesight, I finally hauled myself down to the optometrist for an eye exam. I already knew that my vision had gone from bad to worse – not being … Continue reading

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Reading Habits

Avidbookreader asks, is it worth it to skip to the end of a book or read the last page/chapter first? I can’t say if it’s truly worth it or not, but I am a habitual skip-to-the-end reader. My usual custom … Continue reading

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Wherefore art thou blogger?

One would think that after having spent the past 4-1/2 years on LiveJournal I wouldn’t have much trouble keeping up with a blog, but one would be wrong. Part of the problem is that I’ve never been much of a … Continue reading

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