Category Archives: Miscellaneous

And…sunk

I posted here a few days ago something I’d started writing a week earlier. The descent. On my table, next to my desktop PC that I use when I telework, sat my documents for my tax return. They stayed there … Continue reading

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Sinking?

I am a short way through the Pilot for the TV show, House M.D. It doesn’t give anything away to tell you that there is a lady lying in a hospital bed, and she is sick and unresponsive, although she … Continue reading

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So, you want to spam me? But you can’t write!

I usually skim through the Spam section on the WordPress dashboard. Only once has it made an error that has resulted in me missing a comment that should have been allowed. Most of the Spam comments are so ridiculous that … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 6,500 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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Peek-a-boo! Can anyone find me? (Yet again…again)

Inspired by a fellow blogger, I have (yet again…again) checked out the recent search terms that landed someone on my blog. Here are some: “thomas murray virgin islands” “thomas murray virgin islandd” … (7 with this spelling. WTF?) “thomas murray … Continue reading

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Getting Things Done – Part 1 of 2

1. This is a busy post with a thrilling range of topics for you to digest 2. I never fib, not even a little Only one of the above statements is wholly true. You decide which. The snippets that follow … Continue reading

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A response to “Regret”

Today I read a post by That Precarious Gait. It was broadly about regret. Everyone has decisions that worked out well and ones that did not. I commented and decided that I waffled on enough that perhaps my comment could … Continue reading

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My superpowers

I wrote a post last year that covered a few things, including the end of a seaside vacation I took with Brigitte and Charlotte. As I’d like to be able to cross-reference my superpowers in other blog posts, I’ve decided … Continue reading

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It’s summer!

It’s been a long time since I posted anything significant. I have a number of draft posts that remain unfinished and unpublished. I’ve been very busy and not had time to write them to my satisfaction. They cover some of … Continue reading

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My New Blog – CANCELED

I NO LONGER have a new blog. I NO LONGER have one that will remain hidden from my sweet but too-inquisitive daughter. It’s not that she found the new blog; it’s just that I gave it a lot of thought and decided I … Continue reading

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