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That Darn Hulu

New and regular favorites: * Kevin Pollack’s Chat Show. Set aside two hours and just take it in. THIS is doubtless the right way to interview … he listens and converses and researches and does the social media thing. And it is not scripted. If you’re tired of your typical talk show, here you go.… Continue reading That Darn Hulu

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On Non-Shopping Days ‘Til Christmas

I was always the first one up. My sister was the sleeper – I, still and remain, five to six hours zonked and then out of bed. (I didn’t need to take up coffee until much later – I blame Syracuse – though now I’ve all but switched to 100 percent tea.) I’d go in,… Continue reading On Non-Shopping Days ‘Til Christmas

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Oldie, but Goodie: Five Signs You’re Procrastinating …

Re-posting from August, 2010 as a tribute to the fact that I haven’t posted anything new here in a month … Back to regular programming in the AM … take care! — From August, 2010 It’s Sunday as I write this and, despite parking myself in the office chair at 6 AM, I have managed to find every… Continue reading Oldie, but Goodie: Five Signs You’re Procrastinating …

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Hear that? That’s the sound of technology crashing.

If a computer crashes in a home office and no one is around to witness, does anyone really hear it? Does anyone ever witness the tiny bits of metal and plastic that roll around people’s offices, like twisters spinning wildly through the Midwest? Well, they do in my head. Yes, it’s one of those days… Continue reading Hear that? That’s the sound of technology crashing.

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A honeymoon, a new pet, a handful of money and a hospital

As blah as Mondays might be at times, one of the highlights for me are the tweets that come from @WritersDigest. Each Monday, they issue a writing challenge: Weave these four random things into a story. It’s a great exercise, and if I have time, I’ll do it (though not every week). The goal, as I understand it, is to… Continue reading A honeymoon, a new pet, a handful of money and a hospital

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Free-for-All Friday: The “13th” Edition

It’s an oldie but a goodie: 50 Funny Facebook Status Ideas http://hubpages.com/hub/50-Funny-Facebook-Status-Ideas  And some great quotes … If God is watching us, the least we can do is be entertaining. ~ Anonymous Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them.  ~John Shirley Some… Continue reading Free-for-All Friday: The “13th” Edition