Tag Archives: Writing

A Year of Blogging

The title of this post is a tad misleading as I actually began this blog in July 2013.  Its original title was “A little bit of this and a little bit of that” as the posts were quite varied.  I … Continue reading

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Writing Compared to Running

Every year I have a New Year’s resolution, sometimes official and sometimes not, to write more.  I know the best goals are the ones that are written with specifics and are measurable.  I think the reason I fail to make … Continue reading

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Facebook Feeds Information, Blogging Nourishes Conversation

Last week my mom and I ended up in a Facebook related discussion.  She mentioned how when she added a friend of mine who she had met a few times, how she thought she would get to see pictures of … Continue reading

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Struggles of considering a new position

I have been toying with the idea of applying to a position I saw posted at my company last week.  Originally Jason had interest in applying but decided he wants to keep an eye out for openings at the bank … Continue reading

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Life After Death – Damien Echols

In 2017 Jason and I watched a lot of crime/court related stories.  Some such as The People vs OJ Simpson and Manhunt: Unabomber I was familiar with having been a child in the 90s.  I didn’t know the stories in … Continue reading

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Forgoing Facebook Benefited My Blogging

I have written in the past about Facebook as well as taking breaks from it – Facebook Robots, Goodbye Again Facebook, Hello Again Blog, My MIA month from Facebook.  One thing always occurred after deactivating Facebook; I ultimately reactivated it and … Continue reading

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Re-Reading Old Writings

Jason and I were watching Family Guy last night when a particular scene resonated with me.  Brian was rereading texts he had sent his new love interest and Stewie proceeded to make fun of him saying that no one rereads … Continue reading

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2017 – A Year of Personal Enrichment

I really dislike most cliche traditions but reflecting on the past year is something I thoroughly enjoy provided the year was a good one which 2017 certainly was.  Looking back I realize that while I created a lot of fun … Continue reading

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Saving Your History

There is a lot of controversy going on right now over the removal of Confederate statues.  With that comes the topic of history and culture and whether the removals are wrong.  My opinion is that if the statue is located … Continue reading

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No More New Year’s Resolutions

For years I loved the start of the new year.  The chance to start anew with a fresh calendar meant the chance to wipe the slate clean and become a new person.  Or so I thought. The more I think … Continue reading

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