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Periscope

I have got to tell you that I’m really digging Periscope. Really digging it, man. If you don’t already know, this is a social media thing where you broadcast live videos . It’s somehow related to Twitter or Twitter accounts because the broadcasts cross link and appear in your Twitter account. I’ve been doing what…

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Big Dentist Hunt

Questions: Is it possible that Our Betters didn’t know that hunting safaris were a thing? Did they not know that once guns, arrows and spears were the only things that were shot on these trips before the shooting was done by camera? Have they never heard the term “big game hunter” or wondered exactly what…

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What A Difference A Day Makes

Yesterday I was limping though airports, being irritated by no option to change out of my middle seat and feeing sorry for myself that I was inattentive to time zones and agreed to a flight that put me home after 2 am, utterly exhausted and on the verge of losing it altogether. Today I was…

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The C List

The thing about porches in Philadelphia is that if you put anything out there that looks like it can be stolen and pawned, then it’s going to get stolen and pawned. And so as the people who own the random collection of serviceable but junky wood chairs are moving out of this multi-family buidling, my…

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Whilst Deirdre Wept Cool Tears

It’s raining this morning but I’m not giving up. I get so little outdoor time due to my punishing work schedule that I insist on staying out under the canopy until the 9 o’clock whistle blows. Just me and the mosquitoes. The little lemon tree has developed an alarming new sadness and that is that…