I live in the “heart of the south” – Atlanta. We’re rather infamous for shutting down for snow. Every time it really pisses me off. Yes, some people freak out at the word “snow” and take all the bread and milk from every grocery store in range. Somehow these are always the people the media… Continue reading Manners: Snow in the South
I couldn’t sleep this morning, so at 5:30, I rolled over and started browsing facebook. Two things popped up in my feed that made me see a little red. The first was an old friend trying to make a joke: “Remember ladies men are dogs. Which means when we do something wrong like grab your… Continue reading Manners: Who controls your body?
The family had three cats and a dog. Two of the cats were hunters and came from the same litter – Taffy and Cinnamon. There was a long debate about which cat to put into the attic the first time the family heard squirrels. Taffy was far and away the superior hunter. He brought in everything from… Continue reading Short Story: Squirrels in the Attic
As a trainer, the most-dreaded question is “why do I need this.” Especially if the person signed up to take my class. I can tell you then and there, they are going to be obnoxious from here to next week. Everyone remembers in school the question “why do I have to learn _______” whether it… Continue reading Life Memories: The Dime Theory
Ask a gamer why they like the console system of their choice. Most will tell you they picked it because of the hardware inside the case. It has better graphics, more memory, has mod capabilities other models don’t, plays the right apps and games to stay fun and interesting…. the list can go on and… Continue reading Manners: The Console Question
I pity people who don’t love English. I am not ashamed of my love affair with the language. Part of the beauty is in the acceptance the English language has for the nuance and culture which other languages can provide. Oh, I will grant you that sometimes it’s gets a little creepy the way the… Continue reading Writing: My Love Affair with the English Language
I have been a Sims fan since my brother bought me Sims 1. This new game idea, taking SimCity and zooming into the individual lives. Maxis did some cool things in Sims 1, and when Sims 2 came out they had taken some of the best, strongest and fan-favorite themes and grew the series. They… Continue reading Review: Sims 4