Archives for Random Thoughts

This one’s for the dorks

I’m a dork. Full-fledged geek extraordinaire. I’m ok with it and I’m not sure why others aren’t, especially when I’ve embraced this aspect of myself. Is it no longer cool to go with the self-acceptance? Dork has such a negative connotation, but there is something to be said for people that are eccentric, quirky or don’t go ...
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Mary Poppins would hate me

For most places in the South, I think this summer and fall have been the rainiest we’ve seen in a long time. Besides my ire at nobody knowing how to drive in the rain, it has necessitated some other factors. It means I can’t carry some of my favorite bags, because rain splatter isn’t in ...
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Dorothy Parker and her misconception

Dorothy Parker once said, “Men seldom make passes. At girls who wear glasses.” As a proud glass-wearing member of society, I’m wondering what gives her the idea that men are dissuaded by a good pair of specs? Frankly, I think they provide character and lend intrigue to a woman. Without them, I feel almost naked. My ...
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AJ’s leftovers

April 14, 2009 AJ said that if he got bitten by a King “Crowba” (Cobra), he would spend his last 30 minutes alive doing “whatever he wanted” which would include eating all the ice cream he wanted, riding rollercoasters and killing the King Crowba. April 18, 2009 Today, I noticed AJ had two red spots on his face, ...
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