Tag Archives: personal essay

Backup Camera

I bought a car 18 months ago, and to me it’s still my new car.  It will be another 3-4 years before I start think of it as a not so new car and likely a decade before I consider … Continue reading

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Iced Tea

Just wanted to point out that it’s correctly called iced tea, not ice tea.  You can’t make tea from ice.  Try it – take some ice and steep it in boiling water and see what happens. I know, I know, … Continue reading

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Garden Kneeler

This is my 989th post on this blog. That brings the countdown to 11 until the magical post of 1,000.  I say that, because I have no idea what to write about today.  In fact, I’ve been thinking of renaming … Continue reading

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Of Fingers and Crowbars

What this post needs is a really great opening line.  It could also use a tight outline, a thesis statement and at least one coherent idea to hold the whole thing together.  Then there would be a killer last line … Continue reading

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