Monthly Archives: February 2012

Weird as weird can be. News at 11.

I don’t know about you, but I find that the news can be a terribly depressing pool to swim around in.  It is because of this, that every now and then, I like to go out of my way and read Weird News, sometimes simply for the headlines:  “Hoarders Trash Pile Seen on Google Maps” or “Toothless Woman Robs Bank for Denture Money” and I can hardly bring myself to type the one about the man who was recently arrested […]

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Stupid Cupid.

Valentine’s Day has come and gone and, for some, telling it to not let the door hit it in the rump on the way out is putting it mildly.  Made-up holiday or not, it does for one solitary day bring one’s focus to the subject of L.O.V.E. which I’ve found can be a sticky wicket for… well, everyone.   If you have a sweetheart on February 14th then most people think you’ve got it made.  There are no worries about […]

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Heroes, heroes — everywhere.

This summer I get to attend an event called Comic-Con.  It is a convention, hence the word “Con” — tho’ the double meaning is not lost on me, seeing how it was my Viking Beau who has talked me into going.  “Comic” – well, that has nothing to do with that funny puppet guy in Vegas.  Comic-Con is all about comic books and the characters that star in them, more Vader than Fator, if you will. Having never attended Comic-Con, […]

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Best. Words. Ever.

Not too long ago I came across a list of the 100 Best Words Ever.  Seems you CAN Google anything, because that is exactly what I typed into the search bar.  I happen to love words and wanted to know what others thought were the Best Words Ever.  For me, the list of Best Words Ever changes, based on whatever is going on in my life at the time. Last year was…interesting, to say the least, what with all of […]

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