How blogging is like selling things at a craft fair

One of my hobbies is upcycling liquor, wine, and beer-related detritus into decorations and ornaments.  I sell these items at the occasional craft show, and at one such show recently, while suffering from Numb Butt Syndrome, it dawned on me how similar blogging is – beyond prolonged gluteal mashing – to sitting behind a table, … Continue reading How blogging is like selling things at a craft fair

Episode 2: The Jamaica/Airport Curse Strikes Again

Episode 2: The Jamaica/Airport Curse Strikes Again I am someone who could be described as organized, thorough, and particular.  Other, less résumé-friendly terms for these traits include Type-A and anal retentive, supposed epithets that I embrace as a badge of honor.  There is a reason, after all, that I get to be the Household Travel … Continue reading Episode 2: The Jamaica/Airport Curse Strikes Again