I know I took some heat in my wishing that my brother-in-law was hear to resolve my computer problems for me on Thanksgiving instead of going to spend time with his family, but whenever they have to spend time with his mother, my sister always comes back with a new story.
This is just to give an example of what his mother is like because this wasn't just a fluke or one time incident, this is how she is all the time.
To try and keep things from getting confusing from
Well everyone has shipped out to go back to L.A. today, though I like visiting with my sister and my brother-in-law can be useful, with them having the kids here it disrupts my solitude and most importantly interrupts my reading so I am behind on a few of my books now. Though I was quite impressed that I managed to finish off three books yesterday.
I finished up The Road, so I am prepared to watch the movie now, and I wrapped up Emma and A Farewell to Arms the other day.
My brother-in-law is an awesome genius. I got to talk to him today about the problem with my flash driven and it took him like 5 seconds to figure out what the problem was and how to fix it.
Apparently, there is a limited amount of how many files can be saved on what he calls the root source, that is directly on the flash drive, so even if there is a lot of spare room left, it will not save anything else. So I had to create a file folder on the flash drive and than save my work into
I just don't get people sometimes or perhaps most times.
There is this person upon a poetry forum that I belong to who posted a poem that came off to me as seeming a bit sexist, but I knowing the general nature of his work I knew that was not truly his intent.
So I told him that I felt the poem came across as sexist and parts of it left a bad taste in my mouth, but I certain that was not your intent. Then I pointed out the particular parts of the poem which caused
Today Thanksgiving is seen as a strictly American Holiday which does not have an international following, but the truth be told, harvest festivals of thanks giving have a rich culture that date back long before the landing of the pilgrims and appear in a variety of ancient cultures across the world. Though many may now lay forgotten about. There is a deeper culture behind Thanksgiving than the modern day perceptions of it.
Throughout the course of mankind's history, the Earth's bountiful