I've got a big work week this week, dear Reader, but my thoughts this morning turn to you. In these tough times, even the simplest meal presents itself as a sumptuous feast. The Scout and I previously feasted on lamb and steak from Costco; we now turn our anxious eyes to chicken thighs. I am… Continue reading Chicken Thighs
You are invited to join the Feb. 13 Blogger Pajama Party as proposed by Sister Wolf over at Godammit.com. "...In a tribute to Mrs. Palin, we should all set aside one day to blog in our pj’s, and to post photos..." I'm really not one to rush into getting dressed on a normal day ,… Continue reading Blogger Pajama Party
Maybe it's because I had two sons that I can handle the yukky. That stage of laughing at bodily functions and fluids and noises lasts years. Or is it ever really over? I have a bad cold and horrible sinus head face ache. Wikipedia says: The word "catarrh" comes from the Greek "katarrhein": kata- meaning… Continue reading Catarrh
...as a text cloud. Via noirbettie on Twitter who saw it on It's Not a Lecture.
Welcome to Doo Dah 2009. I marched with Thorny Rose Ann Lau and the Great Firewall of China Marching Brigade. Photo by KchristieH. I was a computer with a monitor head and keyboard hands, unfettered by Yahoo, Google and Microsoft. I marched because Shi Tao can't march. Shi Tao is in prison. Photo by Jon… Continue reading Doo Dah Parade 2009
Time to 'fess up, time to come clean as Altadena Hiker suggests. Do I need to apologize for my previous cryptic post? It really wasn't fair (it felt a bit cheesy) to put out a rather existential post without providing actual content. But it all felt so raw a couple of days ago. I'm a… Continue reading Emotional Fortitude 2
I'm a fan of neon. The shot below was taken at the intersection of Overhill Drive and Slauson Avenue, Los Angeles.