“A Little Shy”, They Said

I mentioned on this blog a few days ago that we had added a family member – we adopted a cat. Several folks have asked about her, and I’ve been pretty closed mouthed after the initial joy. This is why. A local shelter announced through the news that they would be having “free” or rather… Continue reading “A Little Shy”, They Said

Breaking the Tyranny of the Streak

Or…there’s streaks, and there’s streaks.   Recently I’ve been a bit frustrated by my inability to continue streaks on certain software that I enjoy. After some thought I decided to ignore all their exhortations, encouragement, and pokes and prods and release myself from the tyranny of maintaining a streak on a number of things. At… Continue reading Breaking the Tyranny of the Streak

Good Intentions

As 2020 began I found myself having the occasional urge to write. Now and then thoughts come into my head – stories, characters, and opinions – and more or less demand to be allowed out onto the page. Then I think about whether I should foist them on an unsuspecting public – or even just… Continue reading Good Intentions