Archive for date: March 4, 2005

Chinese Calligraphy

March 4, 2005 | General, My Diary, My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

You know, the thing I really like about Chinese calligraphy isn’t that I have an abiding interest in China, or in learning the Chinese language, or even in trying to become more comfortable with a brush and ink. It really is just that for the couple of hours that our classes tend to last, I […]

Student Arrested For Terroristic Threatening Says Incident A Misunderstanding

March 4, 2005 | Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

One of my (admittedly many) pet peeves is when law enforcement overreacts to a situation. Today’s example comes fro Clark County Kentucky, where an 18 year old student has been arrested for writing a story about a zombie attack on a high school. He claims that he was merely writing a short story, and that […]

Bradbury Gives Advice to Podcasters Writers

March 4, 2005 | Quote of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Ray Bradbury Quotes – The Quotations Page You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.

Sick of Rain

March 4, 2005 | General, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Damnit, when I was living in Oregon, I could put up with this crappy weather, but I live in California now. Can’t we just call it quits on the rain and have a couple of hundred days of consecutive sunshine? I’m tired of puddles damnit, I think my webbed toes are coming back. And what’s […]