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Egosurf moment

I just checked MyBlogLog to see how people got here and how they left here, and saw that two people found me from a google search for Kitchens. Hm, so I did the search myself. Right now this site is #4 for Kitchens—nope 3 if you don’t count the image search. For a household word. […]

Three months later

Today is Katrina + 3 months. There’s so much more I could say here, but I don’t have a ton of time (it’d involve looking at various web sites focused on life along the Gulf, and New Orleans). I gotta skedaddle soon; I’m going to attend a meeting tonight, a Katrina-inspired meeting, put on by […]

Congratulations to Jill Elizabeth Davis, NanoWriMo Winner!

This is so cool. Jill Elizabeth Davis wrote a 50,000-word novel during the month of November. Which is what NanoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is designed for: Impetus to get out there and write. Shitty First Drafts, as Anne Lamott says. Just get the words written, no matter how crappy. (Um, I’m not privvy to […]

Bob Ramsey on Cunningham’s apology

Bob Ramsey ponders the significance of disgraced congressman Randy Cunningham’s apology yesterday I Like This – Randy Cunningham: “We’ve all heard too many non-apology apologies lately. You know the ones where the person talks about how they’re sorry but also tries to contextualize or excuse what they’ve done.”

Gracenet segues into BlogHer

Sylvia Paull: Gracenet Segues: “Gracenet, which promotes an ever-shrinking pool of women in technology, is seguing into BlogHer, which promotes the technology in women.”