We are on the very early cusp of spring here in the Mid-Atlantic region. This after what seemed like a harsh winter because of one gigantic blizzard with massive snowfall and a couple of weeks of exceptionally cold weather, but which was in reality quite a mild winter -- our windows were open on Christmas … Continue reading Crocus and daffodils and gritty optimism
I'll be taking a short Thanksgiving break to spend a few days cooking for a big group of friends and family, arguing politics and sports with everyone, watching football and old movies, telling everyone to pick up their dirty socks, playing endless games of Monopoly, and doing some winter preps in my garden to escape said … Continue reading Thanksgiving break
Today I have no thoughts about games. Today I remember the friends and comrades I have lost, those I knew and those I never got a chance to know.
The winter holidays have officially kicked into high gear, and I find myself relying more and more on scribbled notes on tiny pieces of paper to stay organized. OK, to retain the illusion that I am organized. I am talking about IRL here, but the same ditziness is affecting my game play. I feel like my … Continue reading Holiday Break
Last night I decided to take a break from the gear grind and go after Gara on my main hunter. It took me about 3 hours (I am slow), but I successfully tamed this beautifully rendered wolf. WOOOOOOHOOOO! First of all, a huge shout-out to Bendak and the dedicated group of hunters who figured out … Continue reading Hunters and wolves — lone and otherwise
No WoW talk today, just something that seems appropriate. It is the soldier, not the reporter, Who has given us freedom of the press. It is the soldier, not the poet, Who has given us freedom of speech. It is the soldier, not the organizer, Who has given us the freedom to demonstrate. It is … Continue reading Veterans Day
After a several-months-long hiatus, I'm back. This is probably not something I will ever leave completely, but, well, as you (and a lot of my bf's) have noticed, I do have commitment issues, 'nuff said. First, a policy statement of sorts regarding Warlords of Draenor: I am going to do my best to look … Continue reading Back at it again