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  • timoi

    Advertising Doesn't Always Work II

    By timoi in On Another Note

    You know what always cracks me up? Commercials. I’m not talking about professional ones either, although some ad campaigns are truly original. No, I’m talking about these regional and local jobs that find their way on TV and especially radio. ...

  • kellirhea

    Now, Where Did We Leave Off?

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    So I’m back home from Dallas, where I stayed with my parents while I waited for flaky Rita to run her course. My husband and I brought along our four very angry kitties and our most treasured belongings as we ...

  • timoi

    If There Is a Lesson...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    So I'm back in Victoria, came back last night after I recieved word from my work that we would be coming back online Saturday morning. I left my cushy surroundings in San Marcos (Thanks to my sister in law) and ...

  • timoi

    Don't Mess With The Big Girl At The Dance

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I'm packing up to leave Victoria soon. It's harder than I thought. It's not sneaking up on us, and after Katrina, people are certainly in an uproar. Usually, I have tried so hard not to write about hurricanes or the ...

  • kellirhea

    Qualm Before the Storm

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    Though the sun is shining as brightly as ever in Victoria today, a dark cloud hangs over the city and the surrounding regions. The cloud casts shadows of uncertainty, of anxiety, of impending peril. The cloud portends the looming threat ...

  • timoi

    Primetime...

    By timoi in On Another Note

    Category 4 or not... If that meterologist interupts the season premiere of "Lost" with anything more than a text crawl... There will be consequences and repercussions

  • timoi

    Sissies?

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I saw in the news today there is a report about kids’ lunchboxes. It seems as though many “soft” lunchboxes may or may not contain lead. According to the news story, many parents were in a rush to throw away ...

  • timoi

    The Block

    By timoi in On Another Note

    As my bio neatly diplayed on the right side of this webpage suggests... I work with my brother on a variety of projects, but most notably on children's books. They are not the type of books you will see on ...

  • kellirhea

    Quasi-Minimalism

    By kellirhea in Quixotic Quicksand

    A few months ago, I was reading one of those celebrity gossip rags, and I came across something that's been nagging at me ever since I read it. Adam Sandler had just purchased a $13 million manse. Cameron Diaz had ...

  • timoi

    80 Big Ones B.B.

    By timoi in On Another Note

    I swear I never intended to keep the Blues/birthday/us old guys just hate the pop music on the radio theme... But here's another one worthy of note. B.B. King's birthday is today. He's eighty years old and still tours and ...

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