Hurricane Sandy has come and gone, leaving a mess in her wake. Some were pummeled, others hardly effected. At my home, this is the state of things at the moment: We are on our fifth day without power. We lost it Monday at 3:45pm EDT.
Category Archives: Miscellany
I was in a meeting yesterday with five other colleagues – four of whom I know well, one who I have seen in the office but never had the occasion with which to speak. We were discussing what needed to be finished in order to do a small demo showing the end to end integration […]
Leaving work the other evening, I ran into a woman with whom I ride the train in the mornings. We have chatted casually a few times – not so much to really be ‘friends’ per se – but enough to be friendly. She was waiting for the E train when I saw her and I […]
I saw this on Facebook and it was too good not to share. (click on the pic to see full size)
For several months now, I have been going every few weeks to get a Shellac manicure at a salon by my home. It’s a pretty typical place doing hair, waxing, nails, etc. and I have become a regular customer there which is a nice feeling. I sit down and Dana (the nail tech) commences to […]
One of my favorite authors is H. P. Lovecraft – that he and I share the same birthday is all the better. 🙂 Submitted for your consideration is the following from one of his best known short stories, The Call of Cthulhu: The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of […]