Monthly Archives: April 2013

Tuesday

The practice of law can be highly frustrating and stressful, especially when dealing with bureaucrats. Sometimes I handle it well, sometimes . . . not so well. But I don’t think I’ve ever come near this kind of meltdown when … Continue reading

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Monday

You Go, Girl Articles like this used to make me mad. Now they make me chuckle. Kentucky woman ordained as priest in defiance of Roman Catholic Church. The woman, the writer, the people interviewed: all clueless, yet all cocky in … Continue reading

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Something for Sunday Morning

“You like to multi-task? Then work well. In that way, you provide for your family and become spiritually stronger at the same time. The same can be said of every human pursuit: Do it well, do it with kindness, do … Continue reading

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Saturday

Finally, a gorgeous weekend. Of course, I celebrated by gardening all afternoon then knocking back a bottle of wine, so I’m not feeling great for Day Two of the Only Nice Weekend of 2013, but I suppose I can be … Continue reading

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Friday

BYCU Just as I believe that big business rapes America (not always, of course, but too often to trust ’em), I believe small business is America’s greatest virtue. Sure, there’s too much red tape and big business can use the … Continue reading

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Some Good Fallon

Microsoft founder Bill Gates is in a little trouble today. Apparently people in South Korea are mad at him for giving a one-handed handshake to the country’s president, which over there is a sign of disrespect. And in hindsight, the … Continue reading

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Thursday

Hey, just as long as they keep the debate civil: Topless pro-LGBT protesters beat breasts and squirt water at Catholic archbishop. Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

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Wednesday

The editor of an anthology of garden writing once wrote something like, “A man with a garden is a peaceful man.” I agree with that. Of course, I occasionally joke that I’m “the swearing gardener.” The contrasting juxtaposition–peace, then intense … Continue reading

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Potential New Site

Well, it looks like my web provider and I might be heading to court. I wouldn’t be surprised if they crash my site altogether. If they do, please go here. It’ll be my new spot: http://thecatholiceudemon.blogspot.com/ Bookmark it: del.icio.us | … Continue reading

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Tuesday

Very little blogging today. My web provider has again let me down. Things, technologically-speaking, are getting very bad for TDE. Last week, my web provider inadvertently blocked my access to TDE from my house (note: they deny it; I have … Continue reading

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Monday

Miscellany Whew, that was some brutal weather last weekend. I woke up Saturday morning to snow on the ground. It appears my early garden weathered it alright. Things are now looking up. With any luck, I’ll start moving my container … Continue reading

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Something for Sunday Morning

“In our work, as in other aspects of ordinary life such as in family and social commerce, in periods of rest and leisure . . . we always have this choice–carelessness and shoddiness that impoverish the soul, or the little … Continue reading

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