We walk along the edge of Washington Square Park. Our footprints leave a wake of concrete in the thin snow. A warm glow from a street lamp overhead shimmers in the air; through the chill I can feel its radiance. Passing flakes flutter all around.
Continue reading “I Held Her Close”
Here’s a subject full of controversy: human cloning.
Ever hear of G. Richard Seed? He’s hellbent on cloning a human being. Government, activists, and ethics be damned. And he’s starting with himself.
Continue reading “Hey God, Look, I Can Make a Soul Too!”
I never saw her again after that night.
That night was fraught with revelations, secrets, and hushed experiences. She was bound for a place far away. So we got together one last time to say our goodbyes.
Continue reading “I Remember You”
I just saw on a news report that the top New Year’s resolutions are:
- Spend less money
- Lose weight
- Stop smoking
- Stop making New Year’s resolutions
And over 60% voted to “Stop making New Year’s resolutions.”
Continue reading “How to Make a New Year’s Resolution That Will Stick”
What’s with the tiny fonts designers seem to love nowadays?
Have you seen them? Some of the nicest designed sites (those that are considered at the cutting edge of web design) use the tiniest of tiny font sizes possible. And they use it for their main copy too.
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“Damn, damn, damn, damn, damn, damn, DAMN.”
I was in a BAD mood. Really bad. It was one of those things that just hooks onto your mind; a bait that’s almost impossible to remove. My teeth were grinding against each other; the muscles of my maw were clenched tightly in a twisted mass.
Continue reading “Awww, Iz Dat Yor Iddy Biddy Doggie?”
Eureka! I’ve got it! I know what a soul is!
Please keep an open mind when you read this theory of mine. And it’s just that—a theory.
Continue reading “All That I Am Is In This Light Bulb”
Does this bother you as much as it bothers me?
I’m sitting here, using Netscape Navigator to check out a web site. All of a sudden, I’m slapped with a big ole’ “Best Viewed with Internet Explorer” message across my face.
Continue reading “If you’re Reading This Page, You’re Already Living a Nightmare”
“I’ve seen how fragile so many software systems are—how one bug can bring them down.”
Scott Olmsted uttered this line to Wired reporter Kevin Poulsen in the same breath he used to tell him that he was just about to buy his first gun.
Continue reading “It’s The End of the World as We Know It, And I Feel Fine”