As I sit in bed Tuesday night, the news is already declaring Karen Handel winning Georgia’s 6th district – a study in money in politics and the insanity of the current electoral process. She didn’t win by much, for a district that is historically much above the national average…. it was a loss for the… Continue reading Politics: Georgia’s 6th
I’m in San Diego! This weather is amazing! And my hotel… Sweet!
I was in middle school when my grandmother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. I only vaguely remember the night she called my parents from the Home Depot (about 3-4 miles from HER house) and admitted she was lost. Grandma didn’t know how to get home from there and she needed my parents to come rescue… Continue reading Life Memories: My namesake
I was in a training session today previewing an upcoming event for a few people. We get to a roleplaying section and one of the people absolutely made my day: “You need to be a writer!” “Well, I want to be a novelist.” “No, you need to quit this job and go be a writer!” I… Continue reading Short Post: Happy Comment
Julie Kagawa‘s Series The Iron Fey is a very fun read. I think she did an excellent job of capturing what I feel like is “classical fey” – these are not Tinkerbell-friendly-fairies. These are the fairies that turn unsuspecting humans into donkeys, let them sleep for a hundred years, kidnap them and turn them into rosebushes… tricksters… Continue reading Review: (Series) The Iron Fey
My car will be 10 years old this year (in like June). I have no bumper stickers on it (bumper magnet, yes). I am thinking I might be ready to change this. So I am thinking of what I want, and there are a few ideas I’d love feedback on: I really want to find some… Continue reading Humor: Bumperstickers
Here is how I explain different political theories: Democracy: (Otherwise known as Democrazy) Everyone gotta know everything. Every bill. Every law. Every budget gets voted on by every body. No body does nothin’ ’cause nobody got time. Marxism/Communism (socialism’s extremism): (What the dude wrote, not what the other dude did) Let’s not have a “government”… Continue reading Politics: My Snarky explanation of political theories