Thursday, August 23, 2007

It's Like a Brickwall

Last week our computer shit the bed. The logic board is gone, but thankfully the hard drive is fine - otherwise I would be absolutly going insane right now since everything is on it. But this means the strides I had been making in my writing, accomplishing an average of 1200 words a day, have come to a standstill. We won't be able to buy a new computer for a couple of more weeks, so in the meantime I can't get much done. Oh well.

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

It's Funny Because It's True

Thursday, August 09, 2007


I wrote 2900 words today! I am feeling pretty good about myself right now.

I Cannot Wait for this Movie

Saturday, August 04, 2007


Spent part of my day at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and this is some of what I saw:

I'll comment on Hopper's stuff later when I'm a little more awake. I do have to say that as beautiful as these images are, one needs to see the paintings in person to witness how utterly amazing they really are.

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

It's Funny Because It's True

From The Onion.

In Case Anyone Forgot:

1. Smack it up.
2. Flip it.
3. Rub it down.

How Often Does a Writing Professor Make Page Six?

Robert Olen Butler may be a literary snob, but when you read this you can't help but feel for the guy...until he rationalizes that his wife is leaving him for Ted Turner as a result of her molestation when she was a child.

Collecting States Update

Oregon and Ohio are now off the list. That leaves 12 states that are not represented - and yes, Wyoming is still one of them. How difficult is it to get the attention of this one state? Apparently, very difficult. Any suggestions?