Tag Archives: Writing

John Mellencamp rocks on

Let’s get some biased points immediately out of the way. One: I am a native Hoosier who grew up in a small town. For those unfamiliar with the word, a Hoosier is a person from the state of Indiana. Two: … Continue reading

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Could blame the cat

Yesterday I got home from work a little early so decided to finish an article to submit to a newspaper in my original home town of Fort Wayne, Ind. I had a pretty good draft of about 530 words, but … Continue reading

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Time traveling

Or perhaps I should title this blog “Belated Thanksgiving to All.” You see, I just returned from almost two weeks of not having internet access. Sometimes it felt like the early twentieth century. Remember? A time of no internet? But I survived just fine! … Continue reading

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One less Borders

I was walking around downtown Portland, Ore., yesterday and noticed store closing signs prominently displayed on the Borders store. No date was given, but I imagine the store will stay open for the holidays and then close its doors. Personally, … Continue reading

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What happened at Wordstock 2010?

Yesterday was an overcast, drizzly day in Portland, Ore., the perfect weather for Wordstock,  Portland’s two-day book fair at the Oregon Convention Center. The theme and question surrounding this year’s event was “What happened?” As in what makes readers want … Continue reading

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It was a sunny and expensive day …

It’s amazing what one day off of work can do. Especially if there’s a Zipcar to help get all the errands done faster. The day didn’t get off to a great start though. The bus getting to the Zipcar was … Continue reading

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It’s Complicated

The movie, that is. Although my Monday was kind of complicated too, but that’s a story better left unblogged. Any way, I saw the movie yesterday. It’s a good chick flick and a date movie — if you are of a … Continue reading

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