What do people get out of rage tweeting/status updates? I’ve recently been somewhat befuddled by folks who watch something on TV (say, a particular channel or program) and then spend time posting anger filled tweets directed at said TV show. Now, I know there are “media” watchers whose job it is to blog or comment... Continue Reading →
February is the Monday of months according to the always currently relevant Garfield The Cat. It's also clearly Blogging Prevention Month around here. My writing energies are all used up by the pergola site. With the ebook on sale - one book sold last week! - I have to ramp up the promotion which means... Continue Reading →
Ways to avoid my personal Fail Whale (muting/blocking/reporting/unfollowing) I was going to tweet this, but it would have taken up over three tweets & my friends and I have an agreement that anything over three tweets is a blog post. MHO (My Humble Opinion for you longhand readers) on rules for twitter. Take them for... Continue Reading →
May you be blessed with good weather and the time to enjoy some of the beauty around you. Remember to give thanks and honor those who have served and given the ultimate sacrifice for all we treasure here. As my political friends pointed out - nice timing for taking a giant step towards repealing Dont... Continue Reading →
Ah yes, the dreaded end of year list. Hey, be happy I'm only doing end of year, not DECADE - gawd, those are already gnawing at my sanity! Also, since I am totally a Power Of Positive Thinking (POPT forever!) kind of gal, and because I already did my airing of grievances, well this is... Continue Reading →
This was a little trippy to see just now! Apparently my son shares a name with a rather notorious right wing British politician and *something* must have happened with him today causing all the twitter chatter. Still, my frist thought was "WTF??!! Why is my son a trending topic??!"
Last year I posted a theory that we are all pretty much immersed in the ADD way of living thanks in large part to the internet (and having too many bazillion channels on TV). Given the recent explosion in Facebook and Twitter activity/friends, it's really only become worse since that post. Well, one of the... Continue Reading →
If you follow me on twitter, then you saw me post about some of the new people I started following in the last week. They were (gasp!) Republicans!! 🙂 Now now, I hope you've figured out from reading what I do write about politics that while I am very much dedicated to progressive values, I... Continue Reading →