Category Archives: Life

Battlefield Band Rocks, BUT…

   April 3, 2003    Comments Off on Battlefield Band Rocks, BUT…

…do not take anyone you care about to a concert involving bagpipes if that person has just had a root canal. It is unkind.

22%

   October 22, 2002    Comments Off on 22%

I have this constant, low-level fear that I really don’t want to know anything – that I’m simply going through the motions and finding out where information is kept, but resisting building a knowledge base in any particular area because I’m just too lazy to bother. I have many proof points for this assertion, including my bizarre ability to skim… Read more »

Birthday Report

   September 11, 2002    Comments Off on Birthday Report

So here I was thinkin’ that a bunch of y’all had gone and forgotten my birthday. On September 2nd, M. (VA) called thinking it was my birthday. I didn’t post about it because it seemed random. Then on the 3rd, J. (IL) emailed, saying he was 1.9 days late and did I do anything fun for my birthday. Then K…. Read more »

That WWW Thingy

   August 5, 2002    Comments Off on That WWW Thingy

Yesterday I learned how to use Dreamweaver’s Test Site functionality. I love it when I learn a new Dreamweaver trick, and I wish I could get one of the people who wrote it to come sit next to me and point out whenever I’m doing something the hard way. I promise I would learn quickly, so they would only have… Read more »

Decadence

   August 3, 2002    Comments Off on Decadence

I’ve now had cinnamon toast and pumpkin pie in the same day. :)

Portents

   June 15, 2002    Comments Off on Portents

When the first thing that happens in your day is that your pajamas get burrs on them, you can’t help but be suspicious about what comes next.

Quilt-o-rama

   June 2, 2002    Comments Off on Quilt-o-rama

Today and yesterday, F. was here quilting for the last time before she moves to Montana. We got a lot done and it was extremely entertaining to boot. The previous evening, I had a conversation with my friend B. in which she blamed her lack of quilting on not having anyone to quilt with. I scolded her for a lack… Read more »

Ungrateful

   April 15, 2002    Comments Off on Ungrateful

Me: “God!!!!” K.: “Yes?” Me: “If you were really God, you could get rid of all these span tags for me.” K.: “When a man is given span tags, he has them forever. When they are taken away without any work on his part… he’s… an ungrateful… (pause)… fuck!” Me: “You have no idea where you’re going with that, do… Read more »