Monthly Archives: December 2012

A bit about 2012

First of all, Pippin has really become quite the dog this year. He wasn’t sure what it was to be a dog when we first got him. But with a lot of love, patience, and gritted teeth we have got … Continue reading

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The World is Flat

Or at least my world is. So there we were, driving home from Williston yesterday afternoon. It was a calm day and the temperature was in the teens. Carjo was blissing out in her seat, enjoying the sun. NPR’s World … Continue reading

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Our Work Here is Done

Carjo has finished the final decorating touches on the Man Cave. The highlight is this painting, which hangs over my desk. It’s called “An Evening with a Quiet Voice” by Mark Ross. A sunset through a field is perfect for … Continue reading

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We’re….Off to Kill the Wizard

I suck at gaming. Couldn’t get Skyrim to work at all for me and now the lousy Steam login won’t function at all. Baldur’s gate keeps throwing me into some advanced level that gets me killed instantly. And despite hours … Continue reading

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It’s “you and ME”

“Glad to see ’em come, and glad to see ’em go.” That’s what my mother-in-law used to say when we’d come visit. And this past week, as they do every Christmas, my mother-in-law and sister-in-law came to stay with us … Continue reading

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Isn’t it time we do something?

I have a friend who is a clinical social worker that works with parolees and their mental health issues. With his kind permission, here is his lengthy post from Facebook: Having taken some time to reflect on recent current events, … Continue reading

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Why I hate Apple, Part ad infinitum

The only piece of software on my computer that asks this every goddamn time it updates. “To finish installing this software, you need to restart your computer. Click Yes to restart now, or No if you plan to manually restart … Continue reading

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