Monthly Archives: January 2016

Fuck A Fucking Timeshare

Quite a few years ago, I bought a timeshare. Ex number three (aka ExRoomie) loved to travel. A timeshare seemed like a good way to increase the quality of the places where we would stay without significantly increasing the cost. … Continue reading

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Bits and Pieces

Yesterday was a strange day. Work was blissfully uneventful. I came home, rode the bike for a little over twenty minutes, and got something to eat. While eating, I took care of some administrative items. By the time I had … Continue reading

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Fat Bastard Week One

This week hardly counts. I didn’t do anything differently than I had been doing, although I did get an exercise bike in place. I even rode it. For two minutes. But the two medium pizzas from Domino’s (sorry, CW) more … Continue reading

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Parker Fountain Pens

Up until now, I’ve had a somewhat unfavorable opinion of Parker fountain pens. This was based on my admittedly limited exposure. My first was a vintage Parker 45. I fought with that one for months, but was never able to … Continue reading

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That Was Enjoyable

I finally got around to clearing off my workbench and the area in front of it. That allowed me to engage in a favorite pastime that I haven’t been able to do in several years: That is one hundred rounds … Continue reading

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Better Day, Please

I hope today sucks a lot less than yesterday did. Yesterday was the first day of the new schedule that has my machine starting up at 0300 instead of 0600. So I started the day off tired. Plus I was … Continue reading

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Fat Bastard

Several days ago, I stepped on the scale for the first time since shortly before I reclaimed my home. I was not pleased. Not only was the more recent number almost twenty higher than the previous one, it was also … Continue reading

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