Rejection, Subs, and Work in the Queue

Got another rejection letter from Cemetery Dance yesterday. Too bad. I had high hopes that this one would make it. It was a quarterly semi-finalist in last year’s Writer’s of the Future contest, so I thought it had a good shot. Ahh, well, that story goes out again tomorrow. Someday, friends, I will have a …

Weekend Report

Following the thrilling events of Friday’s bathroom overflow nightmare so deftly described by Angie in her LiveJournal here, we had a great weekend that ended as it usually does — me wishing that I had an extra day to sleep in and do something — anything — other than answer the call of social responsibility. …

Random Thoughts

I’m in meetings all day today and tomorrow. Not sure who thought this was good idea without an IV caffeine drip, but whatever. A couple of quick random thoughts during our break though: 1) Blinkers. You should use them. 2) Sometimes I pray for the demise and/or ruin of others. You can’t tell me this …

Life in the Cubefarm

It’s a happy day, for the Helpdesk gods have smiled upon me. My new PC sits here before me, and of course I’ve put it to good use right away, ensuring that it is capable of surfing all necessary message boards, downloading my Yahoo and MSN chat clients, and linking to all of my coveted …