Monthly Archives: August 2010

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I am so often easily diverted. It’d be laughable if it weren’t so entertaining. The writing’s taken a back seat to reading some nonfiction. I can’t explain it, not rationally anyway. I’m sure there are plenty of possibilities for it, … Continue reading

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the black goat of the family

I was never the black sheep. My personality was never sheep-like. It was more like a goat’s. I would butt heads (figuratively speaking) sometimes, just for fun. I easily digested (figuratively speaking again) things that others found inedible, unpalatable. I … Continue reading

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Visual Inspiration—Photo Prompt #14 (via Strangling My Muse)

Of course, I had to do this one. Let this image engage your muse. Write a paragraph, a short story, a poem, a memory, a journal entry…or whatever you feel inspired to create. … Read More via Strangling My Muse

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No, but I’m full of ideas.

For the past couple of days I’ve slowed my pace. After a fairly hectic and expensive summer, I am allowing myself time to decompress and enjoy the weather. I’ve thought, but I’ve not writ. I’ve watched films. I’ve read. I’ve … Continue reading

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To some friends and all strangers:

Sophistry does not make your arguments correct. Skillfulness at performing intellectual and semantic contortions only proves how good a bullshitter you are. Sophists are illusionists, nothing more.

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Via Great White Snark: The Difference Between Nerd, Dork and Geek (Venn diagram) (via auryaun)

It’s official. I’m a geek. The difference between a nerd, dork and geek, explained in a venn diagram. … Read More via auryaun

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Why am I up so late?

I believe the writing for Garden Variety will begin soon. The basics have been stewing for a spell now, and nothing new is forming. Now it’s time to put things together and see how they gel initially. From there the … Continue reading

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