Monthly Archives: September 2014

When is Better, Worse? (Weekly Writing Challenge)

The Weekly Writing Challenge wanted folks to paint a picture of what might happen in a story.  Just to be a little different, I wanted to pose the question, what might be happening in our story? ———- Better. It is … Continue reading

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Not-so Dreamy Dresser (Blogging 101)

If clothes make the man, then I’m a bit of a mess. But Samuel Clemens is on my side, so I must be doing something right. “Be careless in your dress if you must, but keep a tidy soul.” -Mark … Continue reading

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I Love the Way You Book Tonight (Or, “How Libraries Save Our Lives Daily”)

A cartoon about cats makes all the difference. Today was rather “eh”.  I didn’t have to do much at work, nobody yelled about their coffee being made wrong (well, they raised an eyebrow and asked for a refund, but they … Continue reading

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Tag(line)! You’re it! (Blogging 101)

Okay, confession time.  I have no clue what my tagline should be. Right now, well, it is rather sad.  “Ramblings and ponderings a’plenty”.  What does that even mean?  Nothing.  Sure, the whole rambling and a’plenty (comlete with folksy apostrophe) has … Continue reading

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Who I Am- Quiz Time (Blogging 101)

Howdy, I’m Philip and I write opinions over here and short stories over at AnecdotalTales. You want to know about me?  Fine, but let’s make this simple, shall we? Quiz format! That way, if you want to chime in with stuff … Continue reading

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No Thanks

If you truly wish to annoy me, simply tell me, “You’re the best!” There are a few possible notions attached to a compliment that revolves around “best”. First off, you could think that the person is, in fact, the best. … Continue reading

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The Mental-Dental Appointment (or, “How to Grin While Bearing It”)

My dentist is great; I love that tiny gal. She measures in at something like four foot five. I have been going to her since I was seven. Every time that I go in she jokes how I used to … Continue reading

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