“If I go with my gut I will do stupid things”

Written by  on October 27, 2015

On episode 7 or Reconcilable Differences, John Siracusa said something that struck me, “If I go with my gut I will do stupid things”.

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It all comes back to music…

Written by  on August 29, 2015

I wrote this sometime after November 2001 since it references some lyrics from Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s “Once More with Feeling.” I recently found it, scanned it, and am posting it. I wrote it as a stream, so I haven’t changed the tyops or added paragraphs. It is as it was when I wrote it. You will recognize some lyrics. You will not recognize other lyrics.

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Where are all the old posts?

Written by  on August 13, 2015

I want to read those stories about Dani again.

Sorry, but the old posts will almost certainly not be coming back. This is a clean break and a fresh start and all that jazz. You can’t even get them on because when I did my blog every day for a month back in January I had my robots.txt file exclude search engines and archive services like

Dude, why! has posts from 2014. At least some, but all that other stuff, that was always intended to be ephemeral; I just never told anyone that. There was too much there about me and my life and the people I knew to simply leave it forever.

Seriously? Nothing is coming back?

While there is some slight chance that I will rewrite some of those post to improve the story, I mean more accurately reflect reality—Well, a reality, there is nearly no chance that the same posts will come back the way they were, except for maybe one or two that I am considering reposting. Sorry, Dani is not one of those.

Hate the new theme

Yeah, right there with you on that one. I might reinstall  Suffusion, I might roll my own (bad idea, I know), or I might someday figure out how to get rid of the grey shit.

33 years

Written by  on August 7, 2015

33 years ago I called up the girl who would someday be my wife and told her, after a few minutes of teasing, that I had moved back from California. It was Saturday, 7 Aug 1982 when I showed up at her house.

Tomorrow, we start year 34.

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