Monthly Archives: September 2012

Advice on becoming a writer

Since I have well embraced my life as a hermit, my list of funny anecdotes that happen in the world is again severely lacking. Fortunately, I have also mastered the art of living life vicariously through others. I am once again inspired by some useful advice for the employment challenged over at Lady or Not … ... Read More

Act your age!

Being a kid at heart, it is not unheard of that someone will say to me: "Act your age!" My favorite response to this these days is "How can I act my age? I have never been this age before so how am I supposed to know how to act?" The whole idea that our ... Read More

Dealing with pets

Since the big monster has been slacking for a while, I, Squeak, have decided to show him how to do this blogging thing. He has been spending most of his time in my bed recently, so maybe if I write a fabulous post, he will be so ashamed he will get his lazy self up, ... Read More

It slices! It dices! It will fix the economy!

Whatever your belief system about how us human types came into being, there are a few questions that seem to me get totally overlooked in whatever book of answers you choose. Wether you believe in evolution, divine finger snapping, or that we were sneezed out of the nose of the Great Arkleseizure, one thing that has never quite been explained to ... Read More

ʇı ʇɐ ʞooן noʎ ʍoɥ uı ןןɐ sı ʇı

Time for a little more perspective on … well … perspective. Humans are pretty habit driven creatures. The most free-spirited of folk has their habits, even if their biggest habit is to not really be all that habitual. Some of our habits become so ingrained we don’t even recognize them as habits. Especially the habits related to how we perceive the ... Read More