I'm sick :(
At least it's not the flu, but colds are nothing
to shake a stick at. Try it. Shake a stick at one. Won't do you any
good. Just make your arm tired. Anyway, I'm on the mend.
see, what's new. Well, my best friend is preggers again. Bun in the
oven! That'll make me an auntie twice over. Evil auntie. Just as the
first one, who is now four, no longer makes startling and unpleasant
odors and can actually carry on a coherent conversation (she actually
has a great vocabulary), another one comes along and the process starts
all over. Another couple years of diapers, screaming fits, and
exhausted friends irritable from lack of sleep. The joy of birth.
the artist, Alan Clark, who I discovered at the art show of a small
local sci fi convention when I was about 15. I got a few of his prints,
and gathered a few more over the years when I could find them. The
other week I found he had a website, so I ordered a whole bunch of
prints. The next morning he called me up and thanked me. That's like
getting a phone call from your favorite writer, thanking you for being a
reader. I was chuffed all day long.
Evil Dolly's Toy
Recommendation of the Day: Giant Microbes! They're plush! Give your
friend the gift of an earache. What better way to say I Love You than
with a fuzzy Mono? Tell your boss exactly how you feel with an
endearing, big-eyed ulcer bacteria. Their site is giantmicrobes.com.