In the seemingly never-ending list of examples where my name is screwed up, this one is pretty good. …pretty, pretty, pretty good.
My website’s been broken for about a month, and I’ve been unable to update. Also, I’ve been busting my butt over here. Hope you watch and enjoy. Because I’d love to have this job stick around for a long time. Oh, another thing that happened while the site was down that made me think of … [Read more…]
I keep planning on sitting down to write my Festival of Books story. I haven’t forgotten. Instead: Two Office-related thoughts in my head lately. The first was after hearing that Jenna Fischer broke her back at the upfronts by slipping on marble stairs while wearing heels. “That’s exactly what will happen to me if I … [Read more…]
I was sitting in the lobby of a studio, waiting for a meeting. I had before never met the person I was meeting, so whenever someone walked out of the doors I’d look up. My arms were crossed over my chest and my legs were crossed, jumpy from the coffee. A woman approached me and … [Read more…]
Noah Robischon of Entertainment Weekly has come up with the best new not-my-name. Check it out. (Be sure to watch the video for the full effect.) It’s the coolest ad for Dewey, so I couldn’t be more pleased.
When my friend Rebecca and I are out in public, we are sometimes mistaken for sisters. In fact, when Dan, his brother Adam, Rebecca and I are sitting at a restaurant together, we look like an East Side version of the Bobbsey Twins: the boys in their ringer t-shirts, Rebecca and I in blue hoodies … [Read more…]
I wore a new sweater today, and it shed everywhere I went. I first wore it a couple of days ago, and I thought the little grey hairs on everything I owned were due to Taylor hanging out around my bag, which he does sometimes. But today I wore it all day and it was … [Read more…]
[readermail] Subject: So… From: pamie To: Allison and Chris, AB and Vince, and stee. Message: stee just called. stee: So, I came home to find amazon boxes. For me. Probably from C3 [Patron Saint of TWoP]. pamie: Thanks for bragging. stee: And there are flowers. pamie: For me? stee: The card says, “Dan and Jane, thank you for a … [Read more…]
This is the closest I’ve come to work in five days. The last time I took a break from work for more than part of a day… I think was my honeymoon. My honeymoon was also the last time I read a whole book in a day. Which since yesterday? I did. I missed the … [Read more…]