Archives for March 2012

Randomness Part 138

Two People I Said “Hi” to in Public Because I Thought I Knew Them, but Really They Just Looked Familiar Because They Were Famous 1) Frank McCourt

Things I Learned About Myself While Scanning Old Photos

8 Things I Learned About Myself While Scanning Old Photos 1. I was neither fat nor ugly. I’m not entirely sure why I thought I was.

Big Hair and Links

It finally happened. This morning I realized that I am the crazy lady wandering around the Safeway parking lot muttering obscenities under her breath. That didn’t take nearly as long as I was expecting. I figured my kids would at least be in Middle School before it came down to that, but no. I am […]

How To Win a Fan For Life

A month or so ago my friend Nancy ran a giveaway on her website. The prize was the book “Talking to Girls About Duran Duran” by Rob Sheffield. I don’t know if it was because of my witty response or by the grace of random.org, but I won. Having spent a good four months of […]

Give and Take

I try not to ask too many things of you, but today I am asking for a favor. I have mentioned before that I sing with a choir. We aren’t a church choir or one of those a cappella groups that dresses up at Christmastime and sings in malls (Although, were I to be honest, […]

Flying and Crying

There is a guy in the row in front of me and two seats over and his headphones are so loud that I can tell he is listening to Shakira. Sure, I question his taste, but the real mystery is how on earth can he be asleep when I can’t relax because his music is […]

I’m With Mike

The video says it all.