The other day, I was thinking how much I’m enjoying spending time with my wonderful dog, Sprocket. And then it occurred to me that being between jobs has its perks. The past month I’ve been able to really enjoy my dog’s company and spend quality time with her. We go […]
Category Archives: Thoughts
Back in my December 16, 2006, post, I mentioned that there were wild parrots here in SoCal. Well, this morning, as I took my dog for a walk to the post office to mail some letters, I was finally rewarded with the opportunity to take close ups of these guys.
I’ve really been noticing birds lately. Maybe its because they’re singing their little hearts out. The last several weeks, I’ve been watching woodpeckers in my neighborhood. They flit from palm tree to deciduous tree and back, occasionally pecking at the wood, but most of the time singing. I didn’t know […]
This morning, I was walking Sprocket the Amazing Weasel Dog around the block when I heard what sounded like children laughing … in the trees. The sound came again. This time it sounded like a crow with too much trill. I looked up at the almost completely denuded maple tree […]
For a while now, I’ve thought that the Honda Element was the world’s ugliest car. But I was wrong. Recently, I saw the Toyota Scion XB and it makes the Element look so much better. So here’s my Random Thought: Why did someone think that designing a car to look […]
This morning I was writing a review of “The Offspring,” an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation, for SyFyPortal.com, which I regularly contribute to. In this episode Data creates a “child” who surpasses him in the ability to experience emotions and dies as a result. I cried when I […]