Archive for the ‘domestic’ Category

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Guess what? 25 Random Facts About Me!

because I have been inspired.

Now, all I have to do is think of 25 new things to tell y’all, apart from the stuff divulged in the 100 things meme I did back

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Posted in domestic, meme, parenting, psychobabble, vanity, venting, writing on 03/18/2009 10:58 pm

Thursday, March 12, 2009

getting married

Part of the reason I’m marrying my boyfriend Dat is that we share many of the same values and beliefs. Like “Art is a priority” and “You should never do something just because everyone else does it.” We’re …

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Posted in cats, domestic, my sex life, venting, wedding stuff on 03/12/2009 11:27 am

Thursday, March 5, 2009

The Laminator

Two jobs ago, I worked at the Houston branch of a big ol’ global insurance corporation, nestled in the top floors of the second-highest skyscraper in our downtown. Within the very center of that organization, we had a …

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Posted in domestic, stories, work on 03/05/2009 02:47 am

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Want to win a copy of my newest novel?

Then go to Loida Ruiz’s skirt! blog and enter her contest. She’s worried that the contest questions are too difficult and that’s why no one’s entered.

Let me know if you …

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Posted in domestic, music, writing on 02/07/2009 12:01 am

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Let’s get the cyclical stuff out of the way, first.

1. Lost weight but then gained weight, trying to lose weight, yo-yo-dieting is not good, Gilad, Sharon Mann, CathE, Shimmy, I mean I still like myself no matter what size …

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Posted in Christmas, domestic, obessions on 01/15/2009 03:42 am

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Things to Do

1. Tell y’all how it feels to have fiance living with us now. (Hint: awesome.)

2. Update the “events” list above this entry with readings in Chicago, Austin, and Rockdale, TX.

3. Obsess over the honeymoon trip …

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Posted in domestic on 01/11/2009 12:34 am

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Happy New Year

I didn’t get very drunk last night, but my fiance did. Just before he hit senseless oblivion, however, we counted down to zero, and this is what he said:

2009 is going to be our year. In

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Posted in domestic on 01/01/2009 10:03 pm

Monday, December 22, 2008

Merry Christmas to my cats, who don’t know anything.

Yesterday we gave the cats a new, expensive scratching post. They weren’t as grateful as you might imagine. But that’s how cats are – it takes a while for them to …

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Posted in cats, Christmas, domestic on 12/22/2008 12:14 pm

Thursday, December 18, 2008

After typing the section below, I see that we’re a bunch of “ironic” people.

We went to Hobby Slobby last night and, man, were there a lot of shoppers in a bad mood. I felt bad for them – why …

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Posted in Christmas, domestic, Houston on 12/18/2008 12:12 pm

Friday, December 5, 2008

Now I have time to be stressed out.

I haven’t written here lately because I’ve been under some stress, and I never feel like talking on the blog (or to anyone) when I’m under stress. But now it’s all over, …

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Posted in domestic, Houston, psychobabble, venting, wedding stuff, writing on 12/05/2008 12:08 am