June 2011

Once upon a time in a dingy Hollywood studio far, far away, I took my very first acting class.1 I was there because it had been suggested to me by my improv teacher that while my writing was passable, my ability to convey actual human emotion onstage was somewhere between “painful to behold” and “chair”, […]

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Jun 24, 2011 Comments Off

Frrrrriday Rrrrroundup! #57

An end-of-weekly roundup collecting fffffive of the fffffoxiest things I fffffind stumbling around the web. More about the genesis here. Every dang Friday Round-Up here, you procrastinating slacker! A writer plays with Instagram. [Google Reader-ed] Why “funfeminism” is neither fun nor feminism. Great, great true-life stories in the comments thread. [Stumbled] Minimalism and frugalism can overlap, but […]

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Jun 20, 2011 11

Love, communist style

Several years ago, during the dawn of the Social Media Age, I ran into someone I knew ever-so slightly from the blogging circuit at one of the nerd conferences people on blogging circuits tend to run into each other at. A kind of a celebrity-hero of early Web 2.0, albeit an accessible one. Many of […]

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An end-of-weekly roundup collecting fffffive of the fffffoxiest things I fffffind stumbling around the web. More about the genesis here. Every dang Friday Round-Up here, you procrastinating slacker! On girl-on-girl hate, gender double standards and other really super-tired patriarchal horseshit we should have retired with the corset. [Google Reader-ed] For anyone who’s leery of Groupon, sick of […]

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Jun 13, 2011 25

Work in progress

Never let perfectionism get in the way of getting started. Never let sucking get in the way of shipping.

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An end-of-weekly roundup collecting fffffive of the fffffoxiest things I fffffind stumbling around the web. More about the genesis here. Every dang Friday Round-Up here, you procrastinating slacker! Jesse the Jack Russell Terrier is pushing Nylabones these days. Oh, that one could come in every package. [Google Reader-ed] Part of getting down with the tremendous time of […]

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A mostly monthly but certainly occasional round-up of what I’ve been up to and what’s in the hopper. For full credits and details, see this entry. Colleen of the future (stuff I’ll be doing) June L.A. Biznik Mixer at Jerry’s Famous [Los Angeles; Wednesday, June 22]  Fun, free, low-key networking plus great tips, tricks and ideas from your […]

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An end-of-weekly roundup collecting fffffive of the fffffoxiest things I fffffind stumbling around the web. More about the genesis here. Every dang Friday Round-Up here, you procrastinating slacker! A wonderful little story about the twists and turns on life’s journey, and finding true satisfaction, and doing it with quiet grace and patience. [Stumbled, via Chris Glass]. You’re never too […]

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