Category Archives: Computers/Internet

THE LAST LAUGH/SWITCHING GEARS

FINALLY, the day has come for my big announcement. No, there isn’t a book contract, yet. I’m still waiting at the red light for that event to happen. The time has come for me to take this blogging gig to the next level. Y’all didn’t know blogging had various levels to attain, did ya? No, …

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How I reacted to an intruder in my home last Monday

I never knew for sure how I would respond if I ever found an intruder in my home until last Monday night. No, I’m not talking about a wild animal that somehow found its way inside. I’m talking about an actual person wrapped in enough clothing that I couldn’t tell the police any identifying anything …

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What are YOU thankful for?

In these last days leading up to the gluttonous day known as Thanksgiving I’m choosing a different approach to my humor blog. You can read about my experience of spending the holiday alone last year in what I titled: By myself but not alone. My poetic thankful thoughts were recorded a few weeks ago here. …

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Welcome to my very first vlog post.

The word for today is VLOG. Trust me. I’m a Webster. It’s a legitimate word. With the advent of the internet comes its own unique vocabulary. A blog is actually a weblog, shortened to the word blog. A vlog is a video weblog, shortened to vlog. Using the analogy of me being a truck driver …

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Don’t ride off into the sunset on a cloudy day.

I’m sending this post out a day early as a service to my subscribers. Especially to those of you who use Google Reader to receive this blog feed. On July 1, 2013 Google is shutting Google Reader down for reasons that don’t make sense to anyone else. When you’re Google you don’t answer to anybody, …

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Hey, I actually won something!!!

My lot in life has increased since we last met. I am officially not in the category of “Total Loser” any longer. Allow me to explain what happened. During my feeble attempts to get up to speed on the computer I’ve signed up for some blogs related to different aspects of the writing business. One …

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Computers, It’s a Love/hate thing.

Computers sure have made writing easier.  I know my typing skills are a lot sloppier than they would be if I couldn’t go back and fix my mistakes with a deft keystroke precisely struck. You see, we can’t even get away from the old typing vocabulary. I still remember learning to type on a now-old-fashioned …

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