I got a great big envelope full of papers from the Social Security Administration today. I hate dealing with this stuff, and in the past I’ve shuffled it off ’til later (which never comes). I hate the “D” word so much that I just can’t deal with it. Today I opened it, did the forms, put them […]
She got her yellow belt a couple weeks back, and bad mommy didn’t mention it. I’m proud of you sweetie!
And it fits. And I don’t hate it. The process of getting it wasn’t horrific, and it was under $20 instead of $90 like the ones I’m seeing in catalogs. Yay Walmart! I tried on a two-piece at sambear’s urging, and he really liked how it looked. I just wasn’t up to wearing it, though. […]
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Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest people infinite distances exist, a marvelous living side-by-side can grow up for them, if they succeed in loving the expanse between them, which gives them the possibility of always seeing each other as a whole and before an immense sky. –Ranier Maria Rilke from Letters to […]
This Kind of Thing Doesn’t Happen Often and When It Does You Should Pay Attention –John Stone From Music from Apartment 8 i thank heaven somebody’s crazy enough to send me a daisy –e.e. cummings On Piedmont Road, going north, before my car there floated forth a soapy bubble in the traffic, glistening and holographic. It drifted down into my path, […]
As far as I’m concerned, if it isn’t worth buying without being labeled/marketed as “Christian” (or pagan/Jewish/womyn-made/etc.), it’s not worth buying because of that label. If it sucks, it sucks. If it’s mediocre tripe, it’s going to be mediocre tripe whether it’s “Christian” or not. I’m aware of exactly one Christian recording artist who has had […]
Ever felt the urge to spray-paint an overpass? Friendship make prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it. –Cicero Why do I think they might do lots more laundry now? Carnegie Mellon Students Can Even Use Computers to Do Their Laundry Geez. Cynthia McKinney is running for office again. I wish there were some […]
I adore preachermanfeed. If you don’t read him, you should. He has been recounting his epic struggle with a raccoon in his chimney. It is a total hoot and especially enjoyable to me after our chimney struggles in 2002. And then he tosses in this bit: Let me give you a hint. If it has the word […]
It’s sad when I see “only” about 40 messages caught by SpamCop overnight, and immediately know that the mail server must have been down.