To write is to dream...
Work ate today's post...
I had to do a lot of technical writing at work today, which is something you'd think would be right down Broadway for me. Yeah, no such luck. When it comes to technical things, I like creating. But writing dull, critical, required documentation about said creating. Not so much. The good news is, though, even … Continue reading Homo Sapiens, Almost Evolved
I haven’t been saying much lately. Wait, no, that’s not true. That suggests I’ve been roaming around the house in a mute daze like Frankenstein’s monster. I have been saying things, to my family, the people around me, etc. I haven’t been posting stuff, though. And that’s not specifically an indictment of my recent work … Continue reading 5 Things On My Mind Right Now
I seem to recall promising that I would write all about the awesome adventures we had on our recent family vacation and post it today. But, um, mistakes were made. As it turns out, much as with mice and other furry, cute-only-when-animated rodents, the best laid plans of Puddin are easily waylaid by a sudden … Continue reading When It Comes To Cookies, I Have No Excuse
I will largely be off doing things today, important, non-interwebsy type things, such as being an act-first-think-later style international master spy equally at home wearing a tuxedo as carrying a sniper rifle. Or maybe I'll be out tracking that black bear that's been making cameos in suburban Cincinnati this week. With luck, I can reunite … Continue reading That Big, Beautiful Space Above Your Head
Some days, the life of a part time writer is not so much about red carpets, adoring fans, or even pantlessness, midday whiskey, and the endless struggle to find a few perfect words to describe a simple thing with subtle elegance. Well, okay, so life is actually never any of those things for the part … Continue reading Some Days
Okay, so as far as musings go, this one is a lot more “announcement” than “meditative contemplation”. But then again, it’s Monday and I was up too late watching Game of Thrones last night. So I guess I’m just going to be happy today’s musing isn’t three line of gibberish followed by a bolded “Meh,” … Continue reading Monday Musing, May 12, 2014
Hey, look, once again, it’s National Haiku Day. And well, obviously, I can’t let that slip past without a haiku. So, here, hope you enjoy! Haiku Day today!Sorry, Man from NantucketGuess you’ll have to wait You know what? Why not have two? It is, after all, a Special Occasion! Last Haiku Day postSeems way better … Continue reading A Haiku For National Haiku Day
There once was a writer-type guyWho awoke with his desk a pig styToasted crumbs filled the keysAnd with the scent of old cheeseHe got the cleaner and tried not to cry (Yep, I cleaned my desk today. Look! It’s shiny and dust-free! And, yes, that’s really an except from Project Tennyson. But no, I don’t … Continue reading A Limerick For Writers Who Let Things, Um, Deteriorate While Focused On A Project