Monthly Archives: July 2008

Sick

All it takes is for my wife to get sick, and suddenly life becomes a less fun place to live. Of course, some of this might be because I think I’m getting sick as well (headache, gunk in throat–all that … Continue reading

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Wood and Bugs (Not Wooden Bugs)

Got our first cord of wood this afternoon. We’ve been wanting to get it for some time, but that whole European trip really put a wrench into our wood scheduling, so we’re behind. Such is life. We payed something like … Continue reading

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Criticism

So I’m in a bit of a quandary today. You see, I finished reading a book last night, and I was left rather disappointed. It was Middle Grade fantasy, and so much of it came across as contrived and stupid. … Continue reading

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Weekends

Hello and welcome to another week of my life. For those of you counting, I’m on week number 1,558 right now, which I’m sure will be just super. Because, you know, it’s . . . even. What did I do … Continue reading

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Vocal Chord Stress

My voice is killing me. I’ve used it far too much over the past week or so. Usually this is due to me going to sporting events and yelling myself silly. In this case, it’s due to me lecturing too … Continue reading

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Early to Bed

Maybe this whole go to bed earlier thing and wake up earlier thing is going to work. I got to bed around 10:30 last night, woke up at 5:55 again. That whole shower first thing worked wonders, and I got … Continue reading

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Fatigue and Writing (Not Writing Fatigue)

So now that I’m back from my trip and into the swing of things at work again, I really miss how much time I had to get writing done for that month. Going from 3000 words a day to 500 … Continue reading

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