December, 2006

Riding in Cars With Boys*

*There is no particular reason for this title. I have not been riding in cars with boys, although I have, in fact, been watching boys riding in cars: Go Karts, to be specific. Last night was the first of the…

A Long December…

… and there’s reason to believe Maybe this year will be better than the last… Every December I make it my mission to quote the Counting Crows’ Long December at least once. Sometimes I quote it twice, and last year?…

Bah Humbug – reprise

Well, I’m pleased to announce that the Christmas shopping is complete. Is not wrapped, obviously, and is not NICE, but is at least complete, which is, I think, probably the best that we can hope for here. I’ve somehow managed…

Caught a Light Sneeze

So, had me a couple of days off. I’ve been ill, folks: ill with a horrible fluey thing that would take me in its grips, back off just enough to make me think I was OK, and then descend upon…

A List: Because I’m Lazy

So, I went to the doctor’s on Friday. (Don’t worry, I’m not dying, it was just to change a prescription. No need for cards and flowers, but if you want to send shoes, be my guest). While I was there,…