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My new State. . . (of mind)

Dry as the desert.

I wouldn’t have believed it could happen to me. I’d read articles about how difficult repatriation is, but I always imagined it happening to those who’d lived abroad for many, many years. 933 more words


How To Survive A Denial Of Service (DDOS) Attack On A WordPress Site

My business partner called me a few months ago. “We’ve been hacked” he said, and “the hosting company has shut down our hosting account”. Wow I thought, it can happen to us … Hackers can really make you have a bad day ! 1,371 more words

Don Charisma

Greengeeks are … Crap, Rubbish, Awful, Terrible, Horrible, Slow, Waste Of Money

I “inherited” a hosting account with Greengeeks via my business partner. Our sites used to be hosted with them, but we’re currently moving away from them, because, to be blunt, they are awful in so many ways. 780 more words

Don Charisma

WARNING - Beware Of PayPal Phishing Emails

I’ve received now a second email from an unknown source that masquerades as an official PayPal email. The idea of the sender is to get me to disclose my login details of my PayPal account, so that they can rob me, basically. 615 more words

Don Charisma

Gazette Theme - A New Look For DonCharisma.org

I’ve been using the same WordPress.com theme ever since I started my blog, the “Titan” theme. WordPress “Retired” my old theme some time ago, and I’ve just done the same today. 499 more words

Don Charisma

I taught at Lansing Pagan Pride Day!!!

Last Saturday was the annual Lansing Pagan Pride Day and I was one of 10 people to present a workshop there. I don’t know much about the history of the event, heck it was only my second time attending, but the folks that made it all happen were wonderful. 306 more words


Packing Process

Time flies! It seems like only yesterday I moved to Santa Barbara, having no connections, working to finish my degree, try new things, and expand my then shallow horizons. 703 more words