Archive for the 'blogbabble' Category

to be continued

Sunday, December 24th, 2006

The motherboard, she is insane.  I know how tiresome these BSoD posts are for (both of) my readers, but yup!  It happened again!  (And again, and….)  Our assumption had been that my hard drive had some inscrutable damage or virus, and we kept carving out new partitions from its vast unused space to use as […]

please don’t illustrate my point

Saturday, March 4th, 2006

Oh, Lord. It looks like I have a small window of opportunity, while the blogs I read regularly happen not to be following the trend, to blurt this entry. My father was a writer, my stepsister is an artist, my stepfather was an industrial designer, and all the Woolners are photographers – so nature and […]

je blog, donc je suis

Monday, February 20th, 2006

One of my friends (scary-smart, professional, hilarious, and moving – in print and in person) recently commented to a rather self-important blogger.  His (SIB’s) main point in the associated post seemed to be that we (Americans, at least) feel that Big is Bad (big anything, apparently), and that Small and Insular gives us a feeling […]

Smileyectomy a success

Tuesday, January 17th, 2006

And more good news: the timestamp goes both ways.  :>

I’m a dot com!

Tuesday, January 17th, 2006

Giddy text, giddy text, giddy giddy texttexttextgiddygiddy! Okay.  So.  I’m hoping I can predate entries (my um, old baggage) so the archives will make sense.  The control panel has a “Post Timestamp” button, so here’s hoping it’s bidirectional. And may I say I am SO GLAD to be out of the world of forced smileys.  […]