Month: September 2003

Editing Aggravations

The story I liked best that I wrote before I started Long Ridge, the story of Thomas and his death which I called Ignorant Bliss,...

Legging it out – shrinking it down

To talk about today before last night, I just had another physical therapy session where I surprised myself with leg strength. Oh, I am no...

Wordsmith

I’ve been pressing myself to write today. I mean, I started with the “Peter’s Problem” story but I actually decided to put that on ice...

"Inspired by a True Story"

When you meet a writer online and he can notice that you’ve got something worth re-telling, interesting things happen....

Windows and waiting for what…?

I got up early again today – I’ve been waking up early most of the weak and staying in bed until Ir eally have to...

Eh?

You are Trinity, from “The Matrix.”Strong, beautiful- you epitomize the ultimateheroine. What Matrix Persona Are You? brought to you by Quizilla Well, that’s nice… I’m...

It's in the lyrics

I’m not down… just these lyrics do mean a lot to me and it’s strange how they mirror my life now… Help! (Lennon/McCartney) Help! I...

Just a little taste

I’m going to give you folks (my readers) a little chance to read a piece of that story (32 pages) that I am writing. if...

Der Long Ridge

So you can see I was frustrated before — well, not frustrated per-se but I mean I was just a bit intimidated by it all...

Research

Researching writing markets… blah! Sadly and sardonicly ironic discoveries during research – double blah! *grumble grumble* Distractionless research – triple blah! *grumble, grumble… grrrr*...

The FAT of the Land

I’ve been putting off this journal entry – might be something I’ll put on the KilltheWeb.com blog in the future but I don’t know right...

I CAN'T LOOK! I CAN'T LOOK!!!

Anyone who knows me knows I love the Buccaneers — or did love the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Maybe they were hapless in yesterday, maybe they...

Spanglish

No soy nada. No tengo nada. No sé nada. Sé lo que deseo. Sé mis necesidades. Sé lo que deseo. No sé nada. Soy cuáles...

I Will

Back a few years ago, I went ahead and bought The White Album (this was before I lost my hearing) and tried to make heads...

Faith

I don’t know if I should be writing about this topic or not because I am not the best guy to go to when it...

Good day / Bad day

It’s funny how things can go good and go bad at the same time…. It’s funny how you are forced to live life as a...

Accomplishments?

So it’;s Tuesday and I’m afraid to say I didn’t accomplish much today — though I had a productive therapy session with my therapist Bob....

Counting down

You know, i’ve made no mention of this — Only 22 more days until my birthday. Those shopping days are counting down to a precious...

5 Senses

5 Senses Taste – The words – The longing – The emotion Feel – The flavor – The Memory – The Realization See – The...

More questions than answers

It’s funny sometimes where you seem to find a path – or get on a set course and there are more questions than answers and...

Tempting Fate

And in the end, the love you make Is equal to the love you take… “Say no more.” “I can say no more….”...

Yuck-aneers

I’m angry — the Bucs just played the worst game I have seen them play since the early 1990’s. Too many penalties, no real fire...

Slow Day

This was a day of surprise and un-accomplishments. A day of procrastination and aggravation along with laziness and hope. It was a day of knowing...

Small Town Clique

Hey..it’s Sarah again…I just need to blow some steam tonight, so I’m very greatful to John to allow me to write on here when I...

My old "buddies" strike again

Well, well, well… So much as for writing an entry about faith in this space at this time… Something else came up and I thought...

Just Dean-dy

I’ll try to get another entry in before midnight but I make no promises. My day has been short and mostly uneventful sans medical problems...

Humility

This entry has a dual purpose because there’s an anecdote from the hospital that I’ve failed to report in here and there was something that...

9-11

The morning of 9-11-01 I was sorta groggy — I had been nursing several Smirnoff Ice’s the night before and writing out several pages of...

Mourn or Move on

I’m conflicted about tomorrow. Not conflicted as-so-much I don’t buy into the big thing a lot of the media will make tomorrow out to be…...

In one ear and out the other

It’s odd how many thoughts I had ready to jot down as a journal entry last night as I was enshrouded by insomnia — politics,...

The War begins

It’s just past 6 minutes into the Buccaneers vs. Philadelphia Eagles game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia and I can’t believe the hype coming...

Better day

I can’t say much more than that – I decided to get off my ass and stop being so lethargetic — with thanks to two...

Struggling

I really didn’t expect to be on here at all today from how my morning started and dragged on. I was very depressed along with...

Bad shape day

Today I got to know how bad I am right now. I got to see my body operating on it’s own without many things to...

Anecdotes from a hospital-based boytoy

Ah, the journal… Now if only I could start writing like a human being again. I’ve found out that I am typing mistakes more often...

Six Flags Water Park

I was healthy enough to go to the wonderful Six Flags St. Louis park today, so I woke up at 8 am to my stereo....