I imagine that this flower (upon seeing me with a camera) decided to stand up straight and smile prettily.
You may have read the post about my job interview a couple of weeks ago. I got the job! I’ll start the first ,week of August. Before hearing about this job, I applied for another one. I’m interviewing for that tomorrow. It’s possible that I could do both, and work sporadically (as I do now) […]
Sometimes I feel like writing fiction. Something inside of me wants to tell a story. I’ll begin and then quit, swearing that the process is too painful to endure. Is it that I’m afraid to fail? Am I afraid that writing fiction would require that I reveal the dark parts of myself? Maybe there are […]
I wish I had known when I was a child that art is for everyone. I think I would have worked hard to become proficient, and I would have a career in something creative. Now I may have only 40 or 50 more years to get good at something.
Yesterday was interesting. I sold something on Ebay, and it was time to ship it to the buyer. I packed up the item, weighed on my stamps.com scale, and printed the postage. I went out the mailbox hoping the box would fit. It did not. So, I figure out can watch out for the mailman […]
I wrote a few paragraphs and then decided it was all stupid, so I decided to leave the first word from each line and see what that looked like. It’s also stupid. Writing is dumb. A blogger I follow recently wrote a post in which he said blogging is not writing. If this isn’t writing, […]
I had a job interview today. It was for a part-time job describing images in digital texts for the visually impaired. You see, people who have to rely on screen readers to access text cannot understand images unless they are described. The people who are doing the hiring use the guidelines for describing STEM (Science, […]