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Humor (off-beat)


You Know It’s Time To Weed Your Closet When…

You reach for a shirt to put on, and catch your 10-year-old daughter studying you critically: “Mommy, I think that shirt is too small for you. Or else it must …

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4 Reasons Not To Sing Christmas Carol Parodies in November

A few weeks ago, I received the funniest bit of spam that I’ve ever read in my entire 2.5 years of blogging… (gosh, I’m such a newbie!) It was written …

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Earning Money for Adding Vampire Fangs and Blood-shot Eyes onto Cupcakes

Now that is a loaded title, ripe with keywords bound to attract SEO spammers and Twilight fangs fans! I say, bring it on! My poor spam folder has been neglected …

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Regency Cat Art Portraits, Spam Blog Comments, and Pearls of SEO Wisdom

Nothing brightens my day quite like reading over the latest comments in my blog’s spam folder. :) Crazy, huh?! But my sanity has never been in question; it’s obvious that …

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The Real Truth About Creation…How the World Was Made

“In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth.” ~ Genesis 1:1 To hear a human tell it, you’d think it was The Beginning… but what do humans know? …

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Behind the Scenes: The Making of a Poem

I’ve been meaning to spruce up my various online profiles with a new bio… but describing myself in a few succinct paragraphs, while still maintaining the essence of an active …

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A Star Is Born…. Sort Of.

I’ve recently begun contemplating the idea of making videos to showcase my artwork, creative process, and give little glimpses into my studio and life…. simply because I find it fascinating …

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We Now Return You To Your Regularly Scheduled Insanity

“For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbours, and laugh at them in our turn?” – Mr Bennet When I published my Question of Ethics last …

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When Technology Throws A Temper Tantrum…

This year, my luck has officially run out, folks. I’m beginning to feel like the old cat trying to learn new tricks… Okay, more like trying to jump through a …

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Jane Austen and I Chat About the Super Bowl

“I have not had the pleasure of understanding football.” – Writershouses on Twitter
Whenever the Super Bowl rears its ugly head, Joe and I lock our doors, turn off all the lights, and hide in the hall closet… until the yellow and black banners slowly disappear like melting snow from windows and porches around our neighborhood.

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