Via 43 Folders, a fun list of tactics for battling writer’s block . Funny, though: I’m reading this, seeing some larger strategies as “take a break” and “come at it from a strange place.” Moms (and chime in, moms) don’t need these kinds of strategies. Our lives are FULL of writer’s block busters. In fact,… Continue reading more help for writers (but not writer-moms)
The good: when you don’t clean out your vehicle after a road trip, you find goodies, like two cans of LiveWire in the road cooler, that you can enjoy on your way to school the next day. The bad: when you’re 28 and you think that you can begin to drink chocolate milk without worrying… Continue reading the good, the bad, and the monster at the end of this blog post
Via Rana, a quiz about blogger types.. This is particularly compelling to me because I was just thinking about the intersection of time spent blogging and blogging *for* an audience. Who do I blog for? Do I know who my audience is? How does who I think my audience is change what I blog about,… Continue reading cheap entry–or useful link?
I tend to get a little depressed when we come to stay with my mom, mostly because she lives in the coolest place [a mountain top] and under pretty cool conditions [wood burning heat, rain water harvesting, sheep herding]. But when I’m here, it always seems like I have a baby to chase, so I… Continue reading turkeys et cetera
We are staying in our cabin in WV for Thanksgiving. There have already been some interesting events to report; however, I don’t have the time to indulge myself in the documenting of such events at this time. A special shout-out to my neighbor, whose email address I somehow don’t have: <shout out> Hey Deb! I… Continue reading temporary hiatus
A strange thing: they took away that new toolbar that I moaned and groaned about several posts ago. Now I’m back to coding in links. Maybe they decided if I didn’t appreciate it, I couldn’t have it or something. This after I began to appreciate the toolbar for making links. Of course. And a snip… Continue reading brian’s vices
my blog has been living in the comments. Collin posts today (or rather, late last night) something that I identify with on several levels, the most important level being the one in which I link here to him for the sake of posting and linking but not for the sake of really being able to… Continue reading let’s try this again: in the comments, TAKE TWO