Archive for January, 2010

I was disturbed to read a headline at the end of December that said electronic books outsold real ones this past holiday season. My initial reaction was that I would never prefer to read an electronic version of a book over  a real one. I love the way a book smells and feels in my […]


We are already 10 days into the “new year” – 2010 or so we believe. It occurred to me on New Year’s Eve that the date is really just a worldwide agreement we seem to have on what year it is for practical reasons. Even more interesting is that the year 2010 actually translates to […]


I am not one to make “New Year’s” resolutions so I decided to make a 2010 wish list of things I would like to do more of or less of to serve as a reminder that I can visit from time to time during the year. It’s always interesting to see just where your head […]


one word #2

01Jan10

3 more entries from an awesome writing site called One Word. It’s purpose is explained below: simple. you’ll see one word at the top of the following page. you have sixty seconds to write about it. as soon as you click ‘go’ the page will load with the cursor in place. don’t think. just write. Give: how appropriate […]


I know that there are way too many “Top Blah Blah” lists of 2009 but with all the noise out there I decided to compose my own list of great discoveries I have made this year via the online world with a brief description of what it is. The list is in no particular order […]