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Last night I witnessed a pretty bad accident. I decided to make my personal debriefing public.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2012 at 05:34 AM PST with 65 Recommends
I'm concerned. No, not about the election. About you. You're running around on this site annoying the shit out of people. Either that, or you're being annoyed by the people who are annoying. Take a ...
by droogie6655321
Comment Count 190 comments on Wed Aug 20, 2008 at 09:27 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Hello, Kossacks. So, I found out not long ago that my Mom tried to kill herself when she was 19 years old after her bipolar disorder first manifested itself. But wait, there's more. Also, my dad ...
by droogie6655321
Comment Count 62 comments on Thu May 29, 2008 at 01:22 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Last night the Seattle area got about 5 inches of snow - a minuscule amount by some standards, but for this Louisiana born and raised boy it's a nearly once in a lifetime experience. This is what I ...
by mlharges
Comment Count 45 comments on Sun Dec 21, 2008 at 10:41 AM PST with 26 Recommends
(Thanks to Joel from MST3K for the inspiration for my title) Most of us have to report back to someone in our jobs, and nothing can make a tolerable job less so than a boss who makes your life into ...
by Shelbyville Manhattan
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2008 at 11:56 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
I lost a beloved friend this summer. He didn't die or anything. And we didn't have a fight or a "falling out." It just ... ended. It's hard to explain, and I don't want to go into too much detail ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Sep 14, 2013 at 09:33 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
On the difficulties of owning your heritage and simultaneously moving forward.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jul 02, 2010 at 02:45 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
This diary is in the spirit of the true diversionary wit of fellow DKos citizen Droogie6655321, since he is busy with truly ...
by boomonkey
Comment Count 152 comments on Fri Jul 18, 2008 at 01:13 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I thought some of you might enjoy a new blog I just started today called "LeftOverMagic." I love to cook and usually cook more then we can eat ...
by SanJoseLady
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2007 at 01:26 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
The best writers tell you exactly why you want to read a book in the very first sentence or two. And, at the end of the book, at the very last one or two sentences, they tell you why you're glad ...
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Jan 03, 2010 at 04:22 PM PST with 9 Recommends
This is a diary that's been brewing for a while, that I wasn't sure I was going to publish. I thought I'd try putting it out there.
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 10:39 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
He died while I was in my mid twenties, but up until about three or four years before his death, I viewed my maternal grandfather as an angry, disconnected, somewhat silly man. My only pleasant ...
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu May 09, 2013 at 07:34 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
A fistful of recent earthly concerns, summarized.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Apr 22, 2012 at 04:27 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
“In the hall of the house of death is a clock with a pendulum like a blade but with no hands, because in the house of Death there is no time but the present…it swings with a faint ...
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Apr 17, 2010 at 04:48 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Sometimes only certain music will do. I haven't been able to get enough Elton John lately.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon May 10, 2010 at 05:17 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
A light discussion of death, just in time for breakfast.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue May 01, 2012 at 06:47 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
"It is difficult to believe that Howard Phillips Lovecraft was a literary contemporary of Ernest Hemingway." - Robert Bloch. It is difficult, but I try to wrap my mind around it in the following ...
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Apr 08, 2012 at 07:34 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I present for your approval (with apologies to both Simon and Garfunkel): “The Snows of Winter” (sung to “The Sound of Silence”) Hello Ice Melt, my old friend, It’s time to scatter you ...
by koseighty
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 12:15 PM PST with 2 Recommends
A brief rant on the shit I'm into.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jul 23, 2013 at 07:51 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I had a long overdue day of relaxation today, but everything comes at a cost...
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Jun 14, 2010 at 02:57 PM PDT with 2 Recommends