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  • Oct 2017
  • What It's Like

    There are new allegations against Harvey Weinstein, and as I read, I sit here shaking.  Mo ...

  • Madness, 2017 Style

    With recent events, I haven’t felt much like watching horror movies, much less posting abo ...

  • Mar 2017
  • Dear Dad

    We recently lost a great, unsung talent.  I'm taking a look back at the best performan ...

  • Feb 2017
  • Pictures of My Dog: Canyon Edition

    I always promise pictures of my dog, so here's Travel Dog about to hit a canyon in San Die ...

  • Jan 2017
  • Requiem for a Lightweight

    We recently lost a great, unsung talent.  I'm taking a look back at the best performances ...

  • Jun 2014
  • What To Do on a Date

    Here's one of my favorites, first re-introduced by Mystery Science Theater 3000 in the ...

  • Apr 2014
  • Habit Patterns

    I dearly love watching and writing about classroom films of the 1950s and 1960s. I've writ ...

  • Mar 2014
  • Monkees Surprise

    Over at tumblr, a video I made for my fall 2012 Fan Studies class made the rounds all the ...

  • A Place Called Home

    Today, I submitted my final project for graduate school. With this, I've finished my last ...

  • Oct 2013
  • On My Own

    People are further from each other than they appear. So I'm hanging out by myself ...

  • Revisiting a Monster

    And here I am, falling behind already. To my credit, it has been a roller coaster lately. ...

  • Cupcake Break

          Some of my creations. ...

  • Back to Madness

    It's been three long years since I've been able to indulge in one of my most singular ...

  • Get Ready.

    ...

  • Aug 2010
  • The Happier We'll Be

    I feel just about this enthused today. Mondays are a challenge under the best of circumsta ...

  • Jun 2010
  • It's Amore

    I get to study film, kids! Oh my gosh oh my gosh. Since finally kick-assing my way to ...

  • Apr 2010
  • More Adventurous

    With every broken heart, we should become more adventurous. When Lanty was diagnosed wi ...

  • Jan 2010
  • Have a Cold?

    I kind of want one if it would take me back to the time when these fabulous commercials wo ...

  • Nov 2009
  • I, Pie.

    What are you doing for Thanksgiving?Me?  I am so ready for a pie that's bigger t ...

  • Uncomfortable Rapping

    There was a time in American history, a dark and unsettling time, when varied and inapprop ...

  • What Ever Happened to My Transylvania Twist?

    I hate to see this Month of Madness go,  I really do.  It's been hard at time, to sit down ...

  • Madness Marches On

    And so, we made it to the last week. The last week of D asking me "did you watch your movi ...

  • Oct 2009
  • I'm Listing

    Really, I feel like the boat is about to tip over.  It's October 30? 30? Here I am in the ...

  • Night of the Living Dread

    October, please don't go. I mean, I know we need November (D's birthday, and all that b ...

  • Side Tracks

    I'm a bit sidetracked.  Don't worry - I haven't missed a movie.  But there are so many oth ...

  • One Weak Week

    In trying to write about the movies I viewed this past week, I've run into a rather sticky ...

  • Weekend Frights

    So much coffee today!  Coffeeeeeee.  I don't drink coffee very often, especially not fully ...

  • Some Magical Day

    Tuesday, October 6 The Body Snatcher (1945) This is one of those horror films ...

  • Round Up & a Close Call

    So many movies to catch up on. On Monday, October 5 I watched Brainiac (1960) a crazy Mexi ...

  • Fangs a Lot

    I'm so behind. Behind! Not in movie viewing.  Viewing I've managed.  But the writing.. ...

  • The Devil May Care

    Oh dear.  I seem to have started on entirely the wrong foot.  My first three movies have b ...

  • Getting Scared

    Oh yes, it's happening. This is how it worked in previous years: I must watc ...

  • Aug 2009
  • In Which I Bitch

    ...(and then attempt to repent) ironic image courtesy of PostSecret I was brushing ...

  • Jun 2009
  • The King

    You know that love survives, so we can rock forever on. There will never be another Micha ...

  • Seen and Heard

    I love Chicago. I love it like that uncle you skirt around at family reunions; the one who ...

  • May 2009
  • Single Ladies

    I cannot account for my latest obsession: Beyonce's "Single Ladies." It must be grief. T ...

  • Apr 2009
  • What'll I Do?

    I can't let another day go by without paying tribute to the Matron Saint of The House of ...

  • Mar 2009
  • Shop for Jonah

    My friend Angie is the mother is a beautiful little boy with a hereditary disease called ...

  • A Lion in Winter

    Even though it's almost April, the snow is back and so am I.  Please to enjoy the new si ...

  • Death & Taxes

    Ben F. once said something about a couple of things that are certain in this life. Of c ...

  • Where We Take It

    This has been a most difficult week. I'm sitting here in our home office, shivering becau ...

  • Feb 2009
  • Sightings

    Working from home can make you a little buggy.  So,  I went to the library this (and every ...

  • It's Not You

    For those of you looking for refuge from the football madness that dominates this frosty S ...

  • Jan 2009
  • 25...is a lot.

    Everyone is doing this old-school, online journal (remember when they were called that?) ...

  • 2009 and Feeling Fine

    ...

  • Dec 2008
  • Ring Christmas Bells

    One of these years I will write consistent and faithful little entries that illustrate my ...

  • Nov 2008
  • Anata

    You're just my favorite one. ...

  • Creaky Brain

    I should post something. Something deep and witty and germane to the shifting American la ...

  • Just Joy

    Welcome to a brave new world. ...

  • Oct 2008
  • Konbanwa

    Lanterns at the Yosakoi Festival in Ikebukuro D & Me in Nerima, home of Ranma ½ ...

  • Big in Japan, Again

    Here I am. I finally have unlimited internet time (which is good, because I'm out of 100¥ ...

  • On With The Scary

    I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers. It would be terrible if we just sk ...

  • Ikinari Craziness

    Aie! We leave in two days. Preparations have been along the lines of insane, tempered with ...

  • Sep 2008
  • Bikes and Tibia-lations

    Couple of weeks ago, I had a lovely birthday. Got a new bike and I really, really love it. ...

  • A Brief Comment

    I want to marry Jon Stewart. If I weren't married. And he wasn't married. And we knew ea ...

  • Aug 2008
  • Bad Case of Satan Face

    I just want to say: ...scariest album cover ever. ...

  • What It Is, Yo.

    I gave away all of my skinny clothes the other day. Ok. I kept one skirt, a thick polyest ...

  • Happy Birthday

    ...to my dear friend in Norway. The world is better because you're in it. ...

  • Jul 2008
  • Meg & The City: Preview

    Nighttime view of a lovely Lady. ...

  • Today's Me

    I wore heels to the library today. In fact, I've had a most fabulously female-centric ...

  • Up & Atom

    Happy 4th of July! It's good to be back. I've updated the software running this place, ...

  • Two Point Oh

    The site will be going down shortly for some much needed upgrades and maintenance. It sho ...

  • A Little Grad

    Here's the graduation story in a few pictures. The family & nervous grad about two ...

  • Jun 2008
  • The Good, The Bad, and The Waxy

    Farewell bland Texas town, I'm going home. Thank god. I'm ready. I've been here to keep ...

  • I Found It

    ...

  • Alamosey Along

    Greetings from The Alamo. Or, about a half mile southeast of it, anyway. I'm in a cozy ...

  • Dizzy

    I did it. Did it. Across a stage and into tomorrow. I did it. ...

  • Resuming

    Vacation was very, very nice. It almost seems like a dream now. We've been back for nearl ...

  • May 2008
  • Eve of The New

    Tomorrow is my last day as a dog walker. I know. I'm surprised too, and I've known for ...

  • Yes, I am.

    Though wearing considerably less pastels than these gals. If you don't have the time ...

  • Apr 2008
  • 4.25.08

    I just finished my degree.* *barring any requests for revision. please let there be no req ...

  • i love science

    ...

  • Two Down

    Can you stand another entry about school? 'Cause that's all I can think about right now. ...

  • April Is The Cruelest Month

    But it's starting out pretty well. First, Happy Birthday to my nephew, B. You cannot be s ...

  • Mar 2008
  • Thrill

    I've submitted my Advanced Project.* I ordered my cap and gown. I don't have a dog at 6: ...

  • There's a Light

    I finished the bulk of the writing tonight. I broke its back. I'm going to make it. I ...

  • Don't Answer Me

    Dogs. Paper. Driving. Poop bags. Typing. Notes. Leashes. beaglesbeaglesbeaglesBEAGLES. Th ...

  • Moviepalooza

    So I've started writing my mammoth, colossal paper. It is totally intimidating, but compl ...

  • Leapers Leaping

    So, we had Leap Day this year. How enjoyable. It's like the day that isn't; a day that ...

  • Feb 2008
  • Dog Day Afternoon

    Job Hazard #1: Falling in Love. I've been walking dogs for almost three years now, and I' ...

  • iHeart You

    Here's my valentine to some things (and people) that I adore. Heart-shaped baked goods. ...

  • Cold Makes Things Go Wrong*

    It's been cold here. Snowed a lot. You know, the usual for the Midwest in February. But ...

  • Yes We Can

    I don't what will happen in the fall, but I found this video truly inspiring. ...

  • Jan 2008
  • ohmyfreakingawd

    Read this! Quick! Feeling Fat May Be Worse For You Than Being Fat excerpt (and edit) ...

  • Better Living Through Humiliation

    So, this is what I'm doing for the next two months: studying films like this for cultural ...

  • Dec 2007
  • Christmastime Illustrated

    I know I said I'd be back before Christmas, but, well, I didn't make it. It's as much my ...

  • Winter Wonderland

    Lanty has on his festive red and green collar. Scrooge is rewound and ready to go. My sto ...

  • Christmas Goodness

    I couldn't love The Monkees more than I do. Impossible. ...

  • In Which I Talk About School

    I'm not sure why, but Lanty and I have been in a stare-down for a while. It might be re ...

  • Nov 2007
  • november the 26th

    Today is a special day for it is the birthday of the best guy around. kisses to you, my ...

  • Thanksgiving

    I'm thankful for: hot chocolate greyhounds rain health iTunes love Have wonderful holi ...

  • meme-a-licious!

    What did I do today? I finished two of my four classes for the fall. I wrapped a third u ...

  • Papa, Can You Hear Me?

    We bought some ear drops recently, and the illustration on the box showing how to use them ...

  • It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Wrap-Up

    Oh my lord, what happened to October? One day I was settling in to watch my first Hammer f ...

  • Oct 2007
  • Halloween Voodoo

    My Halloween greeting to those near and far. ...

  • Intermission: I hurt!

    Ugggggg. My throat has been so sore for the past five (!) days. I am a miserable horror c ...

  • Days 8-14: The Scary Week

    In the interest of getting caught up with my woefully tardy reviews, I've decided to recap ...

  • Days Six & Seven: Vampires, Vampires, Vampires!

    Saturday October 7 Vampire Circus (1975): - Hello! Best. Vampire. Movie. Ever. It t ...

  • Intermission: I rock!

    Don't worry! The experiment is still going strong (although it came close to ending last n ...

  • Day Five: The Mummy (1958)

      Who knew that Hammer even made a version of The Mummy? I don't think I did u ...

  • Day Four: The Devil Rides Out (1968)

    Thursday, October 4   Oh my gosh, what a good movie. I hope I haven't peake ...

  • Day Three: The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

    Wednesday October 3 Tonight's movie was the first horror film to come out of Hamme ...

  • Day Two: Taste The Blood of Dracula (1970)

    Tuesday, October 2 What a poster! Now there's an appetizing title. A Hammer produ ...

  • Day One: House of Whipcord (1974)

    First off, I have to say that Monday's film, House of Whipcord (1974), is not a Hammer Stu ...

  • It Begins

    Meg's Month of Madness is underway! I've already watch three movies, and am about to s ...

  • Sep 2007
  • All Hallows Help

    September is fast waning, despite the summery weather, and October looms. And that means ...

  • Double Three, Baybee.

    I have always loved being whatever age I am at the moment (nine! I'm nine! wee! Fourteen ...

  • musical tribute

    for absent friends ...

  • Aug 2007
  • McLovin is the shit!

    Have you seen Superbad yet? Go see it. Right now.

  • I love you, my descomisados

    I'm not really certain how it happened, but I sort of accidentally heard a song from Wicke ...

  • Home again

    Seattle was so nice. See how relaxed I look? that's not going to last. ...

  • Jul 2007
  • Back in Business

    conversation on the couch, last night. Me: Hey, do you remember The X Files? D: Yeah, wh ...

  • School's Out

    ...well, it's not actually. But heck, it sort of feels like it. I'm taking just two cour ...

  • The new.

    So yeah, new digs. Finding time to work on this in between ever-increasing piles of schoo ...

  • Can't Stand The Heat

    hot and cranky. Bad cramps. Library. honk. lady yells at me. children.

  • Apr 2007
  • WWTJD?

    Teenage Jesus looks unnervingly like my nephew. And he's apparently dating Boy George. ...

  • Mar 2007
  • Happy Birthday Mick

    To my favorite of all Monkees, I wish a very happy day. You have one of the best voices, ...

  • Feb 2007
  • for the love of crap

    Valentine's day was quiet. We went to iHan's, that new Apple-owned restaurant Oh, D tel ...

  • So, We Say Goodbye

    What a friggin year. Can I say friggin here? Because what I mean is motherfucking. A mothe ...

  • Nov 2006
  • Great Cakes

    I found this entry today (1/22/07), and since it's sort of cute, here it is, posted with i ...

  • Awful Grace

    A lot has happened. Lots of changes. Loss. Grief. Snow. We lost Derek's father on October ...

  • Sep 2006
  • thirty years ago

    thanks again, mom. ...

  • Jun 2006
  • kokoro ni aru

    Our little Biscuit has gone on beyond the sea. At about 11 0'clock this morning, we hel ...

  • The Cancer Cat Chronicles: Pawspice

    I write this tonight from my blue couch, with a small beige kitty resting as comfortably a ...

  • The Cancer Cat Chronicles: Critical Care

    My little guy is in a very serious place right now. Since he started a new chemo called lo ...

  • May 2006
  • A Gracious Plenty

    I was just thinking about the day D & I were married. It was very warm, and the sun was br ...

  • The Cancer Cat Chronicles: Chemo Cat

    Biscuit started chemo on April 27. The first week went very well; he had one bout of vomit ...

  • Spanning the Sea

    Actually, ocean. D left for Brussels last Sunday, after a whirlwind couple of days of cle ...

  • The Cancer Cat Chronicles: Coping & The Call

    During the past two weeks, the question I've heard most often (besides queries about Biscu ...

  • Apr 2006
  • Thought They Should Know

    I really enjoy Lands' End, I do. We have an Inlet store just a stone's throw from the hous ...

  • The Cancer Cat Chronicles: Madison

    More of D's words. The trip was a bit of an ordeal. First we confused 94 with 90 and wen ...

  • The Cancer Cat Chronicles

    D started this as a simple email, but it grew into a journal of sorts. Though some of you ...

  • Inexplicable

    I find myself involved in several fleeting celebrity crushes lately, I think because I don ...

  • And The News

    Darling got the job, which is sort of unbelievable and entirely believable all at one. Of ...

  • Prelude to a Dog

    I don’t really remember Buffy. Just a fleeting glimpse, a snapshot of a large ginge ...

  • Mar 2006
  • That's Progress

    I'm really amused that Word keeps urging me to correct my spelling of "Schoedsack" (look h ...

  • Crushed by an Ape

    This is the project the never ends Yes, it goes on and on my friends it seems I started wr ...

  • And A Bag of Chips

    Have you noticed that it's sort of March already? You'll get that. I guess. Free Bird ...

  • Feb 2006
  • Christmas II Beta

    Christmas II was celebrated in the Hyphen Household this past Saturday - the last Saturda ...

  • The Comeback

    I baked a cake last night. I'm painting our living room ceiling. I'm making baby gifts for ...

  • Dec 2005
  • Oh Bother.

    Only I could sprain my ankle twice - twice! - in a three week time span. I am housebound ...

  • Nov 2005
  • Meg's Month of Madness : Grand Finale

    I left you hanging with only one day remaining in this grand, inconvenient, crazy little p ...

  • Quality Control

    Ok. So. It's November 16 and I haven't finished the Month of Madness saga. I know. Like ...

  • Oct 2005
  • Meg's Month of Madness : Days 21-30

    Another ten days of craze. October 21 : The Hitcher (1986) This is a really scary film. S ...

  • Meg's Month of Madness : Days 10-20

    My, my, where have the days gone? October 10: Teenagers from Outer Space (1959) (Mystery ...

  • Meg's Month of Madness : Days 4-9

    I'm still catching up on the first few days of the month. So, here we go. October 4: Drac ...

  • Meg's Month of Madness : Days 1-3

    So begins my quest to watch a horror movie every day during the month of October. I am ...

  • September Digest

    The ninth month of the year has come and gone again, with lightning speed and cracking lea ...

  • Sep 2005
  • Thirty-One Flavors

    My sixth birthday was awesome. I got Strawberry Shortcake, the Purple Pieman, Strawberry S ...

  • Aug 2005
  • Good Girl.

    Lady Bug has been abused in the past and has some fear aggression problems, but she's very ...

  • Poop Head

    Writing is really hard for me right now. Which is bad. Bad for you because you don't get u ...

  • Jul 2005
  • Sun Burn

    It's going really well. Tired though. To the bone. I got a new hat from a far off land ...

  • Jun 2005
  • Quickly.

    My job at the Agency is over. Over! My first quarter at DePaul is over. Over! I'm heading ...

  • May 2005
  • Hurra for Syttende Mai!

    Drink a toast to the Norwegian Royal Family today, and to my dear Norge friend, J. ...

  • On The Go: Literal Version

    Here's what I programmed on my iPod's On The Go playlist the day I gave notice: Whi ...

  • No One Gets Away Until They Whip It

    So, I've been in a pretty blue funk. This is how I saw it: work keeps getting worse, day ...

  • Apr 2005
  • CD of The Week

    Rilo Kiley - More Adventurous(Check out their site, and you'll be treated to a free listen ...

  • Growing Pains

    As I sit here, several things are making me crazy. The bubbling of the fountain on my desk ...

  • Big In Japan

    So. I was interviewed by a Japanese new agency last weekend. It went down like this: Th ...

  • On The Go

    Featured in my iPod's 'On The Go' playlist this week: Happy Phantom - Tori Amos Cr ...

  • Universal Appeal

    I could not stop staring at a woman on my train today. First, it was her spiky-short hairc ...

  • Mar 2005
  • The Return of Meg

    Welcome to the new HoM. Poking around, you'll find new features mixed with familiar stuff, ...

  • Dec 2004
  • Merry Christmas, World

    We're hitting the highway in the new Subaru tonight, heading for mom's and Christmas. A j ...

  • Creeeeees-mas!

    I dearly love Christmas, whether in December or February. Love it. but I'm also a twiste ...

  • Housekeeping

    A couple of mundane things to share: I have not had surgery to correct the tendon in my ...

  • Patritus

    Where to begin? Yesterday, I started to write an entry about the ups and downs of the pa ...

  • Nov 2004
  • Giving Thanks

    My husband, my friend, my darling. There's no better. Happy Birthday to my favorite pe ...

  • Battleground State of Mind

    I have virtually nothing to say. The image on my front page says it for me. Here's the ...

  • Oct 2004
  • And Then, Stopping

    I did not have the surgery today. I may have it in the future, but I need a new surgeon. ...

  • Surging Forward

    It all happened so fast. The pain came back. These days, it's like I never had the corti ...

  • Deepest Well

    It has taken me days to get back to this entry. I started something back on September 2 ...

  • Debate Class

    I watched it. For the first time in a little while, I feel a glimmer - just a glimmer - o ...

  • Sep 2004
  • In Which She Lacks Gratitude

    Last night I had dreams about hospitals and surgery and automatic beds and drug-induced, c ...

  • Brief Birthday Note

    Thus far, I love being thirty. The only regret I have, if you can call it a regret since ...

  • Playing the Ponies

    Ready for more bullets? Currently wearing: cropped jeans, (again), black tee shirt, earri ...

  • Aug 2004
  • Radio Silence - Broken

    As Alice Walker said, you can't keep a good woman down. And make no mistake, I am indeed ...

  • Still Lost...Need Flashlight.

    I'm dying here... I am typing, ever...so...slowly, with my left hand. And my left hand o ...

  • Jul 2004
  • Lost in The Carpal Tunnel*

    Can't type 'cause it hurts. Fairly good drugs, though. I like sleeping on my desk. ** T ...

  • Playing Catch Up

    Oh my, how the time slips away. I've been on two vacations, witnessed one space flight, s ...

  • Me & Ethel Rosenberg

    What a film. It was moving and very painful, and I confronted things I knew, things I w ...

  • Jun 2004
  • Pearls for Swine

    Some guy oinked at me yesterday. It's almost funny because I sort of fantasize about this ...

  • Return

    And so, we're back. Can you blame me for being sort of sad about it? view from the b ...

  • May 2004
  • Closing The Gap

    Read this today- from The Associated Press: Updated: 12:41 p.m. ET May 21, 2004NEW YORK - ...

  • The Other Washington

    It's 4:45pm on Friday afternoon and my head is spinning. It's a combination of things: ha ...

  • Golden Day

    Happy Birthday to my matron saint, I love you, Ms. Bea! ...

  • PoMo Potpourri

    I've got a headache. No, this is not a novel occurrence. But, I thought I'd let you know ...

  • Apr 2004
  • Post Pox Update

    It�s been a very different sort of week around here. Currently wearing: black tee shirt, ...

  • Dough For Kerry

    You like cookies, don't you? You like democracy as well, right? So, combine them both... ...

  • You Ought to Read This

    Sandy Szwarc is incredible. Read this amazing evisceration of the 400,000 obesity deaths ...

  • Vacation: All I Ever Wanted

    Oh, how I loved my four-day weekend. What a difference four days make...ninety-six little ...

  • Mar 2004
  • Out Like a Lamb

    Where did March go? Holy crap, it's the 24th. Currently wearing: lame jeans, itchy blue w ...

  • Declaration

    Currently wearing: long-sleeved black v-neck tee, short green corduroy skirt, black hose, ...

  • The Fat Lady Sings

    all links will open in a new window Oh goody. The government is getting into the fat mo ...

  • Feb 2004
  • Lenten Special

    Right from Christmas into Lent. Excellent! Currently wearing: tight black "M" sweater, ma ...

  • Christmas Present

    3,000 letters later and I have time to update the blog. Oh, I love February. Paper cuts ...

  • Jan 2004
  • Ralph Nader Did This To Us.

    (I'll get back to my regularly scheduled Day In The Life meanderings in a moment. But rig ...

  • Rules of Attraction

    It's Wednesday again. And this hump day is humping me, if you know what I mean. Currentl ...

  • What Went On

    Between Dec 16 and Dec 31 I wrote not a wit here. Sorry about that. Here are the highligh ...

  • Dec 2003
  • Two Thousand Three

    The last day of the year. I write this on D's laptop, from high atop Chicago. The lake i ...

  • Warm Fires

    Currently wearing: short denim skirt, black v-neck tee, black leather choker, black boots, ...

  • What The Gladsome Tidings Be

    My head hurts. I have that squinty-lights are too bright-what did I do to desere this ten ...

  • Sit With Me Here

    Currently wearing: black snap-front sweater, tight white shirt, short denim skirt, black ...

  • My Night

    It's been a long while since I've had such a still night. D is away. visiting a college ...

  • Nov 2003
  • Flurries

    Yes, snow. Fuck. Currently wearing: short denim skirt, black v-neck tee, silver scarf, ...

  • What I Need

    Currently wearing: heathered grey SoftPants™, this shirt, big diamond, wicked grin. C ...

  • goodbye

    Goodbye my dear, dear friend. Rigor 1992-2003 Rigor T., Riggety, Kitty, Cat-head, My Ba ...

  • The Horror of It All!

    Currently wearing: black silky v-neck sweater, short denim skirt, off-black hose, black ...

  • Windows

    An odd thing happened this morning... The first thing I remember is waking, gratefully. ...

  • Oct 2003
  • Blue Moon

    You saw me standing alone... Geezum crow, do I have a headache. It's a weeper, meaning i ...

  • Hang on Sloopy

    "Rollah Coastah!" - Love Rollercoaster, The Red Hot Chili Peppers This is what I'm on at ...

  • Week End Round Up

    So, how did the first week of horror go? Monday's Horror: The Brain That Wouldn't Die - M ...

  • Meg's Month of Madness!

    Oh October. How I love you. It's all orange and black and sweaters and crisp apples and ...

  • I'm Good Enough, I'm Smart Enough

    and doggone it - Al Franken likes me! doesn't he look happy to be touching me? ...

  • A Matter of Spirit

    haven't done this in a while: Currently wearing: black cardigan, tight black short-sleeve ...

  • Sep 2003
  • CSS Whore

    Conversation shouted between two floors while getting ready for work this morning: Me: Y ...

  • Funny Man

    "He is SO funny!" -Me, age eight, starry-eyed over John Ritter And you were. You were th ...

  • Listing Again

    Time to tally up... People I'm Thinking About Today: Penelope ClearwaterMrs. Piggle-Wiggl ...

  • In Thirty Minutes...

    I'm twenty-nine. Ooh my. I think I like it. First, despite my best efforts, there was m ...

  • Where Does It Go?

    So, it's suddenly September, and I'm not sure how these things happen. I think the month ...

  • Jul 2003
  • Otherwise

    I'm in one of those ballad moods. I've gone from Ella Fitzgerald to a couple of slow Dixi ...

  • An Eye For An Eye?

    "Mission Accomplished!" he said, in his crotch-enhancing flight suit. And yet the killi ...

  • Saving The Circle

    I can't believe it's been a week already. I'm exhausted. I've never felt this worn out - ...

  • Overcast

    The sky is thick with clouds today, yet the sun is struggling to break through. In fact it ...

  • Walls Are Never Permanent

    Online, offline - I'm pretty cranky everywhere these days. The family reunion left me fee ...

  • Links to My Life

    It's 10:33am, and already it's been a long day. But I'm not going to wallow, not me. I'm ...

  • A Grand Lady

    We love you, Ms. Hepburn. ...

  • Jun 2003
  • Less Than Precious

    Got up late today. Seems I can't help myself turning off my alarm clock before it's set t ...

  • The Brown Line

    I really needed a treat yesterday afternoon. I considered my choices and my desires: a Fr ...

  • Intentions

    Friday finds me staring out my window, as usual. Only today, it is my intention to do ver ...

  • Postscript

    Broadway has helped soothe my savage beasty-ness, so to speak. On the heels of my tirade, ...

  • Lifetime Weight

    Sometimes I feel like I'm being erased. Fat women just aren't welcome in this country... ...

  • Ban The Bans

    The Senate has passed it. The House will, too. It's a matter of time before the Presiden ...

  • May 2003
  • Again a Sweathog

    Welcome back, Your dreams were your ticket out. Welcome back, To that same old place that ...

  • I Know Kung Fu

    Much talk of living lately. I don't think I do enough of it. So I've been trying. Saw ...

  • Millennium Park Blues

    It has rained three out of four days now. This drippy, weepy weather matches my moods rath ...

  • Mission Impossible

    I'm obsessed with the movie Ghost right now. I know. I know. It's a pretty bad film. Th ...

  • Apr 2003
  • Of Cats and Breakfast

    Monday was bad. Bad. I kept both Darling and myself up for a large portion of the night ...

  • Natural History

    Currently wearing: white button-down shirt, blank pants, kitten heels, groovy faux-turquoi ...

  • The Price of Something Free

    "Everybody knows America isn't easy. America is advanced citizenship. You gotta want it b ...

  • So, Why?

    Because I need to brag about my good life. I need to write it, and record it so that I may ...

  • Helter Skelter

    Currently wearing: black cardigan, tight black short-sleeved shirt, long wine skirt, black ...

  • Mar 2003
  • Ditto

    ...on my last entry, until the fear and the anger are dealt with in context, and the name- ...

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