and conspiracy theorists especially after getting an email the other day. The presentation highlighted the lack of lethality of H1N1 relative to other diseases that will... Continue reading→
Bric a brac
This page is the dumpster, the cavernous, faceless, identity-less posts that cannot be categorized easily into the other categories. They're not quite Travel, Food or Memoirs. They're not about Writing, they're certainly not Poetry or Fiction. Some are opinions pieces and right before I created this page they were tagged as "Opinion". However, not all of these are strictly opinions. Some are mere observations, others rants.
Anyway, here are all of those tired, unwashed and careworn denizens of this blog. I have to say some of these are not bad posts, it's just that they're like me; hard to define, or one could say, alphabetize, analyze, arrange, assort, brand, break down, catalogue, class, codify, distinguish, docket, file, grade, group, index, label, match, order, organize, peg, pigeonhole, regiment, segregate, sort, systematize, tabulate, tag, ticket, type, typecast. You get the general idea, right?
That's not to say I haven't tried categorising them. Just don't blame me if the category doesn't quite fit the slot..... In other words, I am blameless in this matter.
where do streets get their names?
He can see no Deer on Deer Run or any vista on Vista Drive. And when is it a Street as opposed to a Drive or... Continue reading→
Why it's been so long
and can think of many reasons. A lot has happened in the past few months, most of it harrowing or upsetting. Now, however, the Slo-Man is... Continue reading→
When did June become so fraught?
June 2007 and now June 2008 has been fraught with health issues. It used to be a month to look forward to – the advent of... Continue reading→
Why can't we find a slick wireless config tool??
Well why?? Windows XP and Linux – neither is blameless. They leave you feeling like something magical happened when the system finally recognises the router……… Amazing,... Continue reading→
Why are dress shoes called dress shoes? Should they be called dress-up shoes instead? This after a fire-drill that had me walking down 17 floors.. Continue reading→