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Blog closed...gone to Wacken.

My blog will be on a temporary hiatus this coming week. I will be attending the Wacken Open Air heavy metal festival in Germany, the largest gathering of metalheads on planet Earth. 144 more words

Heavy Metal

cleaning the corners

Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials.
– Meryl Streep

There is too much flotsam and jetsam in my life, both physically and emotionally and don’t even get me started on my mental status. 456 more words


Some Thoughts on Amazon, Kindle Unlimited and Exclusivity.

Amazon recently announced the release of their new subscription service, Kindle Unlimited. At first review, it appears to be very similar to Scribd and Oyster… 680 more words



No, this isn’t a new blog. I wanted to let my followers know that I’m retooling a bit. This is still where you’ll be able to read my thoughts about autism and all things autistic – but I’m more than just autistic, and thus I need my blog to reflect my whole identity. 138 more words

Final Stretch Of The Semester: What You Need To Know

We are already in the final two weeks of class, which means we’re on the waning side of the summer, too. That kinda makes me sad. 195 more words

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Why? An Introduction

New acquaintances nearly always ask recent college grads like me what we studied at university.  Some degrees—bio pre-med, engineering, and pre-law—are rewarded with impressed noises and commendation; my degree (philosophy) usually generates an “Oh wow!” or “Interesting!” (which of course is said in such a way as to make it quite obvious that the speaker is neither wowed nor interested) and a few seconds later a “Why?”  Snarky bastard that I am, I promptly reply, “Exactly.” 930 more words


We're here! Just starting to get settled into our new life in Cornwall.

Thank you all for your patience in the recent blogging hiatus! We’ve moved (actually, we’ve been here four weeks now, I just feel I’ve barely had a chance to pause to draw breath since then!) and are starting to settle into this beautiful spot – and really start to realise all the work that is to come… 1,222 more words

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