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Snow White and the Seven Dwarf Cars

LATE EDIT: Facebook decided my previous title (Huffy Puffy and the Seven Dwarf Cars) was somehow unworthy of a link from their site, so I renamed this entry and relinked. They’re fine with bigotry, misogyny, and blatant lies – but use a nonsense name and they have a conniption fit. It’s the weekend and since yard sales are still nonexistant – and Mother Nature granted us more lovely cloudy skies – we were off again,…

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Plan B-and-a-Half

Since the Midwest trek is out this year, G and still want to take at least a couple of days to take pictures in new territory. We discussed heading up to the Utah border, visiting the Hualapai mountains near Kingman, etc. I think we’ve settled on Williams, with the option of driving from there in whatever direction our whims take us. We can rent a room there for a pittance in October – about $100…

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Past Presents

Thank God it’s my “humpday”. My brains are pretty well over it all for the day. I didn’t log out after work this afternoon and didn’t notice until 8:45pm tonight. I was supposed to log out at 4:30. I didn’t send up one of my reports today. Only two lines, but still. Oh, it has definitely been one of THOSE days… I signed up for Vero for photos but really… I’m outclassed. And not a…

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The More Things Change

Given I don’t trust my ‘puter to do diddly in Photoshop these days, my focus has chosen to do the Time Walk today. It’s just a jump to the left And then a step to the right I finished writing a flash-read short story for Amazon yesterday, hovering around 12K words. It’s still with beta readers. Anybody want to volunteer? Any feedback – praise or criticism – is welcome. It’s based on a narrow-focus history…

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Dell or No Dell

Warning: while I’m doing my best not to let it get out of hand, this entry has a fair amount of geek speak. But there are cool pictures at the end, if you scroll down. It’s taken a few months of dealing with their tech support, but Dell finally replaced the motherboard on my 3.5-year-old gaming laptop, sending a tech to the house this afternoon. My “gaming” on it hasn’t involved anything more exciting than…

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