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In the beginning

So this is fivehundredandtwo. This is a collaborative blog between two guys who will attempt to write five hundred words a day. Maybe more, maybe less. 233 more words


Helloooo (what city is this again?) Cleveland!

As I mentioned last week, I have relocated to Cleveland. Furniture and books (the important things) are still en route, with a scheduled arrival on Thursday. 417 more words

Astronomy, Physics, And Related Fields

Metablog: I'm still writing, dammit!

Every once in a while, I run into a friend who says, “Do you still write for your blog?”  The answer is yes . . . 387 more words



I’ve finally started using Instagram! I probably won’t be posting many “selfies,” but if you’d like to increase your daily intake of pictures of art, perfume bottles, jewelry, street scenes, and cats, feel free to follow along at tinselcreation.

On Blogging

Farewell to Richmond

I moved to Virginia five years ago on relatively short notice and under less-than-ideal circumstances. The college in Tennessee where I had been teaching was in financial difficulties, so to demonstrate fiscal responsibility, they decided to eliminate my position in favor of using adjuncts, so I found myself out of work a week before graduation. 349 more words


Elsewhere on the Internet: My "Listicle" About Celebrity Perfumes

For the past two years, I’ve been writing uncredited profiles of famous people in history and culture for the Biography website. Hey, a girl’s got to pay the bills. 32 more words


Master of My Domain, Part 2

You’re now reading Port Manteau at http://arthurhovinc.com. I dropped the “.wordpress” from the URL. It’s still hosted on WordPress, because I’m taking the path of least resistance to getting my writing out there. 67 more words