Doggies, Per My Youngest Brother’s Request

So, as I often do on what is officially recognized as, though not always treated as, a posting day, I looked around the living room and said: “What should I write about?” My father said, “What a great daddy you have.” Well, that’s that entire post right there. My youngest brother said, “Doggies!” (He was very excited … More Doggies, Per My Youngest Brother’s Request

I Have a Problem

Summer is the time I read books, okay? School’s out, I’m home (slightly) more, I live in a room and house surrounded by books I own that I haven’t read yet, so summer is the logical time for me to pick some of those books up and read them. (9 times out of 10 I … More I Have a Problem

! You Haven’t Written Anything Yet!

Okay, so I was slamming my keyboard approximately 2 seconds ago, trying to think of what to write about for this blog post. I slammed, then deleted, and slammed, then deleted. It was both wonderful and highly productive. WordPress autosaves your blog posts as you write them; but seeing as I was keyboard-slamming-then-deleting, there wasn’t … More ! You Haven’t Written Anything Yet!

How I Came to Wander the Halls of the Hospital Carrying a Tupperware Full of My Own Pee (or: The Spinach is a Lie)

So, you all know that I had a rather unfortunate run-in with some kidney stones last January/early February. Had to have surgery, had terrible post-op pain, you know the deal. So, anyway, I had a whole bunch of followup procedures and stuff (such as collecting 24 hours’ worth of my urine – twice), which culminated … More How I Came to Wander the Halls of the Hospital Carrying a Tupperware Full of My Own Pee (or: The Spinach is a Lie)