And The Winner Is . . .

Samodean!  He worked diligently using "creative googling," as he put it, to submit his blog scavenger hunt entry within 24 hours after it went live. He did quite well too! Only 2.5 close-but-not-quite-on-the-money answers.  I'm almost glad he … [Read more...]

Blog Scavenger Hunt Contest – Deadline Draws Near

Only about 24 hours left to submit your answers for the blog scavenger hunt.  I will accept submissions through midnight on 1/4/10.  Don't worry if you didn't find all the answers, submit what you have!  After all, there are 4 prizes up for grabs! … [Read more...]

Pretentious Blogging About Blogging Meme

ayumi @ Flickr

While slowly wading through my mostly-neglected-for-the-holidays feedreader, I saw a new Q&A meme over at High Latency Life.  After reading through Rivs's answers, I headed over to Tree of Life to read the answers of the creator of this … [Read more...]

BA Shared Topic: Warcraft Year In Review

I'm sure you've seen this baby making it's way across the blogosphere.  It's sort of memeish but also a Blog Azeroth shared topic, which was proposed by Bible of Dreams.  I decided it would be appropriate to take a look at my answers on the very … [Read more...]

Holidaze: Guest Posting, Gift Giving, and Podcasts. Oh my!

... yeah, I failed at a catchy title there.  Actually, what you see above is better than what I originally wrote which was "Announcements and Reminders."  *snore* You could say my brain is a little frazzled.  Truthfully, this year's holiday … [Read more...]

Defining (Blog) Success

Much like in the real world (work, family, home, etc.) and in game, you have to define success for yourself.  And this goes for blogging as well.  We can look at everyone around us and try to live up to someone else's measurements, but it really … [Read more...]

Blogiversary: Year In Review – She Said What?!

Image courtesy of Cupcake Sisters (Senel) @ Flickr

We interrupt normally scheduled posting... *confetti* Can't help it, I'm excited to have reached this milestone.  I have some posts lined up that pertain to a year of existence (hilarious search terms, favorite posts, love to the readers and … [Read more...]

The Smell of Smoking Leather

[This is a true holiday gift! Gnomeaggedon of Armaggedon's Coming has been voluntarily enslaved long enough to tap out a message to all of you.  Enjoy!] This must be the place. I don't think I failed in tweaking that port into a cross-realm … [Read more...]

TLC “Thursday”: Day Late And A Dollar Short

I know, it's Friday.  TLC Thursday is going up on the wrong day.  I've felt off kilter all week about what day it is.  I don't know if it's the rush of so much happening at work plus the impending holidays (and two short work weeks in a row) or … [Read more...]

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

dhaya by lake

So Tamarind, over at Righteous Orbs, has started a new blog gift that keeps on giving. Here are the basic details on the exchange from his post: I notice that it’s a season for gift-giving, mulled wine, the warm fuzzies and what not … and, … [Read more...]