Tag Archives: blog

On Politics, A Mini-Manifesto

I tried for a long time to keep politics out of this blog. Okay, for a little while–but it seemed like forever. I had this idealistic dream that I could keep my mouth shut and inoffensively skip through the ether, … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Not Flood Nor Fire, Just A Blog Unattended

Here we go, boys and girls. I miss you all when I’m away, and look forward to catching up and finding out what you’ve been up to while I’ve been “away” from the wonderful world of WordPress. At the same … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

How Is Your Blog Different Than You Intended It To Be?

So, I’m sitting down about a month ago, thinking of a lot of non-bloggy things: Christmas presents, the menu for our annual Christmas party, the relative lack of shrill, bleating demands to “put the Christ back in Christmas,” the inconsistent … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Response To Suzie81’s “7 Questions For Bloggers.”

Last year Suzie81 stirred up the blogosphere with a wonderfully successful post that posed 7 significant questions to bloggers.  It was so successful she’s decided to give it another go-round.  There is no way i can resist–and why should I?  … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Journal, Quote | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Colorado Independent: News Poems

I’m continually scouring the internet, looking for poetry to roll around in like one of those crazed grizzlies on Kodiak Island loll about in rotting whale flesh–intoxicated by the joy and sensory overload of sustenance, bounty, excess.  I found that … Continue reading

Posted in link, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Transitory Popularity

Several days ago I wrote an off-handed article out of boredom, and dedication to one of the original reasons for this blog–to write 5 posts a week over the course of a year, mixing original poetry and short fiction with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

What’s This Blog About?

Conception As I close in on 200 posts–far and away the longest, most voluminous and sustained blogging I’ve ever managed–I thought it might be interesting to consider what this blog has been about, as compared to what it was intended … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments