Archive for July, 2008

The other night, Michael and I saw Jarvis Cocker at some venue in Hell’s Kitchen. I had gifted the tickets to Michael for our one-year wedding anniversary, as Jarvis had been a constant presence in our lives from the very beginning of our relationship. Advertisements


Yesterday evening, me and Michael drove into Manhattan, found a parking garage on the Upper East Side, and then took a subway up to Astoria, Queens, so as to meet with my fellow proofreaders at the Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden. FYI: Never again. (Also FYI: Of the four times I have been to Queens, […]


Despite not being the most tech-savvy person around, I’ve been working this weekend to deal with some of the design quirks on my Freelancedom blog. With the magic of plugins, and my husband’s web design capabilities, I’ve managed to make some changes that I hope readers will like. I’d love to get the no-bullshit opinions […]


So…in my neverending quest to take over the blogosphere (thanks for all the advice ProBlogger), I have launched a new blog. It’s a blog about the freelance lifestyle and — unlike SelfHelpMe — will feature daily posts, including how-tos and book and product reviews. I’m still working out some quirks with the design (and lord, […]


So we went to a wedding last weekend, and this is the only picture I have of the happy couple (my college buddy Chris and his life partner): Seriously. Because It took us just about three hours to get down there, and then we totally missed the ceremony, and then there was a two-hour wait […]