Archive for January, 2010

Gratuitous Dog Post (with pictures)

Thursday, January 28th, 2010

So I’d asked, people answered, and the loudest of the few votes was for “More Dogs”.

I haven’t posted about the boys in a while. Solo is healthy and active and still able to outrun Deuce if you give him enough room to really hit his stride. Deuce is healthy and active and a very much a fan of playing Keep Away with Solo.

I’ll talk about Deuce first, even though, logically, Solo comes first, but…



Monday, January 18th, 2010

I’ve been remiss and haven’t been posting snippets. Not because there’s a lack of snippet material, but more of a lack of producing. I complain enough that this book is moving slow — at about the slow ooze of snail slime — but I like what’s coming out.

So… snippet!


First snippet of the year

Monday, January 4th, 2010

I have a cold. The cold generates a lot of snot. The snot requires medication to break up and dissipate. The medication doesn’t work. It makes me loopy, though.

How loopy?

Loopy enough to find this snippet funny… and I’m not sure if it really is funny. You be the judge…



Saturday, January 2nd, 2010

Updating the website so that it’s powered largely by WordPress should not be attempted when:

  1. Under the influence of OTC cold medication;
  2. You have only a rudimentary idea of what you’re doing;
  3. The original code for some pages is slightly broken and needs updating;
  4. You’re operating on an empty stomach.

I’ll try again later. When I know what I’m doing.

2010 Goals

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Resolutions don’t work for me, because I tend to forget that I’ve made them. Goals are another matter, though, because they’re a continually changing process.