Tag Archives: Xmas

I List a Girl

One of my most favorite bloggers Joey, (http://jolenemottern.com/) just threw this list thing up on her page.  Of course I read it, as she makes me feel like I’m having a real off-the-cuff, witty-banter Gilmore Girlish kind of experience.  Then … Continue reading

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Chairman of the Bored

I’ve always been a little different, I guess. In high school I ran with the “alternateens;” we were a group of emo- new wave- punk rock mashup kids, dressed mostly in black, smoking cigarettes and sullenly sneering at fans of … Continue reading

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Be Good for Goodness Stake

I’m not even going to apologize.  Yes, I’ve missed y’all – both reading your stuff and sharing my own.  But I realized that this blog – or the regular maintenance/contribution to it – was becoming “something else” for me to … Continue reading

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Sphere and Now

So the holiday season is nearly over.  I’m sure that most of us feel a mixture of relief and sadness.  I’m always happy to see the Xmas lights go up.  I’m always ready to have my house back to normal, … Continue reading

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The Seven Deadly Spins

How have you been?  Crazy weather, yes?  How about them Bears? Sorry.  I thought I’d spare you the usual “I’ve  been so busy” spiel.  Suffice it to say, my blog brain feels like a zit about to pop.  So in … Continue reading

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Stop, Caltrop, and Roll

I hope each and everyone of you out there had a wonderful magical Christmas.  I suppose we are in that odd holiday purgatory, floating between Christmas and New Year’s eve. No one is quite sure what day of the week … Continue reading

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Season d’Etre

So tonight is the big night.  I just saw the Santa tracker on Facebook and he’s over Australia right about now. And thanks to that awesome airline passenger that posted the video of Santa passing in front of the moon, … Continue reading

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In the Cheat of the Night

You know that sense of nostalgia that you get, that feeling, it’s almost in your sternum. It’s that feeling that everybody  is where they’re supposed to be. It’s that feeling that everything is right with the world, and it’s the … Continue reading

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Bin There, Done That

As we prepare for the coming of the fat man in red next week, I started to look around my house with the eyes of a parent suddenly conscious of the fact that there’s about to be a whole lot … Continue reading

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Cake Love, Not War

As anticipated, it was a wild and crazy weekend.  It was one of those weekends where everything was happening all at once and there was just no way to do it all.  Saturday was the main event, with voting early, … Continue reading

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