Category Archives: Humor

“RARE ROAST CHICKEN CAT JONESING FOR A GROOVY NEW CRASH PAD” … OR WHY WORD CHOICE IS SO IMPORTANT

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Today’s photo shoot for the new blog header had to be rescheduled as I was helping my mom with yard work. 🙂  So I thought this would be a good time to share with you the best ad copy I’ve … Continue reading

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KANGAROO!

So a belated CONGRATULATIONS!!!! to all of the NaNoWriMo winners this year.  Each and every one of you who passed the 50,000-word mark by the stroke of midnight on November 30th, are made of nothing short of awesome.  YAY!!!! I … Continue reading

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STAYIN’ ALIVE…MY 100TH POST!

  (PLAY WHILE YOU READ THIS AND YOU WILL UNDERSTAND!) I’m at Starbucks right now as I write this.  I’m literally hanging on to my table to save me from forever embarrassment (as I rather enjoy writing at this particular … Continue reading

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A LONG-ASS LETTER OF ENCOURAGEMENT TO THE OVERWHELMED, OVERWORKED, AND UNDER-INSPIRED

  Is everyone ready for NaNoWriMo? I said, IS EVERYONE READY FOR NANOWRIMO?! Yeah, well, me neither, so don’t feel bad.  I’m not even ready for Halloween. But that’s the whole point of NaNoWriMo.  If I waited until I was … Continue reading

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THE SUMMER I DROVE A MILLION MILES AND DISCOVERED MY SUPERPOWERS AND DID A LOT OF YARDWORK AND STUFF AND GREW AN INCH ON THE INSIDE

I concede.  I admit it.  Summer is over.  The pomegranates are hanging low and fat, the local pumpkin fields are dotted with orange, and we are wearing socks on a regular basis. I’m sad to see this summer pass.  Maybe … Continue reading

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THE REASON WHY THIS POST AIN’T GOT NO PICTURE

I suppose you probably want to know where the hell I’ve been.  No, no, you’re right.  I should have called or — no, it wouldn’t have killed me to drop a line or two to let you know I was … Continue reading

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ON THE SUBJECT OF SUBJECTIVENESS….

Yes, I’m still alive.  Apologies to all for the disappearing act…and encore of said disappearing act.  Been quite busy.  But more on that later. Yesterday I was organizing my desk and came across some peer feedback I received in a … Continue reading

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OMG! YER KIDDING ME, RITE?

I wonder if there’s a census somewhere that has determined what percentage of our population is hypereccentric*.  Even though we say we wouldn’t be, I think we would be really, really surprised. Still, you gotta give it up for people … Continue reading

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YOU’LL NEVER BELIEVE IT

Whaddaya know?  It’s April 15th, and I still haven’t filed my taxes yet.  It’s like my destiny to every year visit the post office in a bit of a twist. Right.  So off I go.  I’m so eager to rush … Continue reading

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44 WEEKS OF SEPARATION – 44 WEEKS OF CHANGE

Yesterday I dropped my husband off at the Army Recruiting Station and watched him get into a car of waiting recruits.  Then I drove away. I will most likely not see him again until Christmastime.  He has 10 weeks of … Continue reading

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