Further mishaps

I also munged up the gallery plugin I was using. A reinstall doesn’t recognize my old galleries, so they’re gone. At least, they’re not the only copies I have. I know how much you wanted to see the pictures from our last Christmas… 😦


I upgraded WordPress, and killed the old files. I have to remember all the proper FTP commands. Oh well… Will get the place fluffed up again soon. Update: Fortunately, I had a backup of the theme files I use. Don’t know what happened to the pretty flowers, though. If any of you all try the Continue reading Sorry

Goodbye, children

Last night, for Movie Night, Other Patti and Our Friend Sally and I watched the French movie that gave Quentin Tarantino the name idea for his movie “Reservoir Dogs”. You see, Tarantino, before he became a famous director, worked in a movie rental store. Some (not so very brilliant) guy came in looking for a Continue reading Goodbye, children

Too romantic

There’s something too romantic about lighting the fireplace early in the morning, to read your email by its light. One thing that cancer has taught me is that you have a lot more leeway in your life than you thought you had — leeway, for instance, to sit here writing, as I most want to Continue reading Too romantic