Tag Archives: SoCS

Moo If You Want Another Beer

“Do you still own a pickup?” “I haven’t owned a pickup since 2002…why” “I need to move some stuff out of one storage area into another one.” “And, again…why?” “There’s a new place that just opened up, and they have … Continue reading

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The Goo the Bad and the Ugly

“Give us this prompt! We’ll be good! We promise!” Linda G. Hill put the Friday reminder for the Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt up early today, which means one thing. The voices that I keep locked away all week have … Continue reading

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It’s a Man’s World at the Bar Today

If we were having a beer, I’d be trying to keep a secret from you. “I don’t think there’s a barman on duty today.” “Cheryl’s on duty. She’s probably in the back. Barman, what’s that all about?” “Sorry, I’m trying … Continue reading

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SoCS Ain’t Misbehaving

Marian, over at Marian Allen dot com, recently wrote a post about when characters won’t behave. We were filled with empathy for her characters. Who are we? Well, we’re those ham-handed, as Dan is wont to say, voices which are … Continue reading

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Angel Hair Among the Unanswered Questions

This was a really busy week at work, and on a couple of days, work slopped into not-work the way sauce slops off noodles sorry, pasta, onto your my shirt. My wife corrects me when I use ‘noodles’ when referring … Continue reading

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You Can Count on Me

If we were having a beer, you would be wondering about the tab. “Do you remember who paid last time we were here?” “No, but I remember offering to pick up the next tab, or something like that.” “In that … Continue reading

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Streaming Thoughts About Adobe

Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator…sigh. Sometimes I feel like being a casual user of an Adobe product is a little like attempting your own dentistry. Actually, since the world of mouths and gums is fairly finite, maybe that’s not an adequate hyperbolic … Continue reading

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