Tag Archives: RandomBlog2011

where am i?

I woke up this morning and for a brief moment, couldn’t remember where I was.  I love this feeling when I wake up.  It means we’ve been spending a lot of time at the beach house. It was weird, waking … Continue reading

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the cuddler

I often find myself falling behind on blog reading.  The culprit is The Cuddler. The Cuddler is a shape shifter.  It has two distinct shapes, though sometimes it will split in two and become both at the same time.  Each … Continue reading

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mixed emotions today

This is it, my last day at the office.  I have very mixed emotions about it.  It’s been a very hard week to get through and today will be even worse. On one hand, it sucks getting laid off.  Actually, … Continue reading

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Shantaram

I am reading a great book, Shantaram, by Gregory David Roberts.  The book is closely based on Robert’s life, almost an autobiographical novel. Sometime in the 1980’s, Roberts escapes from an Australian prison and finds himself in Bombay.   He falls … Continue reading

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an alone week

Friday is my last day at the office.  It’s been a hard few weeks, having to be at work.  It’s disheartening to sit here and write code that you know you won’t see finished or in actual use. I’m leaving … Continue reading

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F.E.A.R.

My blogging friend Julie, at 1961 Girl, wrote a post the other day that broke my heart a little. I don’t know Juls personally, I only know her from reading her blog and being blogging buddies.  I can honestly say, … Continue reading

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getting off my butt

The last few days have found me unmotivated, to the point of only doing what is necessary and spending a lot of down time reading or just vegging.  As my blogging buddies know, my blog reading is backed up and … Continue reading

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anderson cooper

Date night last night with Scuba man.  We went to the third Richmond Forum of the season.  Last night’s speaker was Anderson Cooper. I enjoy Cooper’s reporting.  He has always seemed to not only report, but to really BE there, … Continue reading

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morning has broken

Morning has broken, like the first morning Blackbird has spoken, like the first bird Praise for the singing, praise for the morning Praise for the springing fresh from the word ~ Eleanor Farjeon I woke up to a beautiful morning.  … Continue reading

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it’s our own fault

I subscribe to a few career and a few minimalism blogs.  On both, they view being downsized as the freedom to start doing a job/business you’ve always wanted to.  In theory, this sounds like a wonderful thing. The reality is, … Continue reading

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