Browsing Category: Miscellany

  • The two books on my desk right now…

    This one… and this one. Paradoxical, isn’t it? For fun, click both those links and add them to you Amazon shopping cart, then see the chaos as Amazon tries to figure out what to recommend to you next!

    January 15, 2005
  • My wish for the world is…

    Sean was asked to finish this sentence in school last week. Here’s how he did it: My wish for the world is… that the war could end. My boy’s a compassionate conservative. 🙂

    January 9, 2005
  • Christmas 2004

    Let it be known and remembered that T, soon to turn 3 years old, is very excited about tonight’s visit from that jolly old man in the red suit. You know who I’m talking about. She calls him: Clanta Saw 🙂

    December 24, 2004
  • It’s crowded in that bed

    A psychologist would probably have a good and interesting theory about this, and be able to use this to give us some insight into T’s psyche or personality, or maybe even about the kind of person she’s going to become later in life. But I can’t do any of that. All I can come up …

    October 23, 2004
  • Happy Day

    Today was the final lawn-cutting of 2004. This is a Good Thing.

    October 23, 2004
  • Sad day

    I’m always the first one wearing short to work every spring, and the last one wearing long pants in the fall. For the first time since March, I had to wear long pants to work today. It’s too cold for shorts — about 60 today for the high temp. I work better in shorts and …

    October 18, 2004