So Much Happened, So Little Words to Describe It

I attended my first Science Fiction/Fantasy convention.  The Central Canada Comic Con put on by C4 continues to grow on both their guest lists and their attendance.  This year the list includes Nana Vistor (Kira from Star Trek:  Deep Space Nine), Ethan Phillips (Neelix from Star Trek: Voyager) among many others.  I attended three panels:Kate …

I heard about TecCrunch from a co-worker.  I don't consider myself a true 'techie' more like a dabbler, or someone willing to try to solve a problem before calling someone in knowing more than I do.  (Hopefully without making the problem worse for the person trying to solve it.)TechCrunch has its own streaming TV with …

Colds, Timelords, and Spooks’ Last Hurrah

So much for writing an entry every dayI got the great-Canadian, common cold.  I manged to drag myself into work  the last couple of days, but fever and chills knocked me down with the one-two punch.  I even opened my windows to cool down a little bit.  I want to sleep, but I don't feel …

Writing About Being Single Without the Self Pity

I joined a singles on August.  Rather than try online, or a dating agency, I decided to join for the activities  they offered.  The group, remaining nameless out of respect for the its success stories, offer many dances among the many activities on the calendar.  I finally went to one last weekend.  Now,  I knew …

Just Do It

I keep coming back time after time, usually to a writer's block looking a large cube of ice.  Since my last post, I enrolled myself into a creative writing class.  My goal is not to get published and make lots of money.  My goal has turned into simply moving forward beyond the fear.Someone once said, …

Ch-CH-Changes

First order of business in this new blog:  change the blogroll.I have lots of interesting places just as much as the next person.  My reader has a 'Geeky Stuff' folder for all the geekiness it can hold.  (Am I spelling that right?  Let me know.)  Plus some new library blogs.  I still like Stephen's Lighthouse, …

Hello? Is There Anyone Out There?

Where do I start?Tens of thousands of blogs are formed every day.  Mine is one of many.  Many are just abandoned or left dormant.  Mine is the latter.  I show up to my page and wonder what the hell do I write about anyway?The subtitle is 'Life, Libraries, and What Lies In Between'.  I read …