The Definition of “Useless”

The Definition of “Useless”

It’s not a word which requires a definition. And nor does it usually call for an example for explanation, being sufficiently self-explanatory, ya’ know? Still, if you think about it, could you actually define ‘useless’, without looking it up in your Funk & Wagnell’s? See that picture up there? That’s pretty much what I feel like at this … Continue reading

Because it’s still hard to type…”CVA vs TIA”

Because it’s still hard to type…”CVA vs TIA”

…because it’s still hard to type, thought I’d share an article I wrote a few years ago. Somehow, an article about Strokes seems an appropriate subject… CVA vs TIA: WHEN THE WORD ‘STROKE’ IS NOT A VERB Introduction: At work last week, a co-worker stopped in the middle of our day and looked at his … Continue reading

The Velcro Toss

The Velcro Toss

I had an idea many years ago on how to deal with my progeny when they hit my last nerve. The “Velcro Toss”. Picture one large blank wall, covered in one half of velcro…the sticking part. Now picture a kid’s jumper (overalls to our followers who actually speak the Queen’s English!) made out of the … Continue reading