23 September 2005

i'm baaaaa-aaaack!

i had a blog up, only to find my links linked directly into my email inbox (?!). no bueno. couldn't figure out the problem, so i scrapped the last site and started fresh. and thanks to aman, i now have a beautiful fancy template. thank you, aman! my goal is to write here daily. ha! we'll see how long that lasts...

i've caught up, for the most part, in my classes... the history course is whoopin' me arse. it is quite interesting to study the 50's, but this class is unlike any other i've had thus far. i'll just keep plugging away. i read most of my assignments out loud to riley - he thinks he's getting a story while mommy learns, you see - and i'm certain he's grown weary of hearing about the a and h bombs, not to mention the korean war. terribly depressing stuff. its funny (not ha ha funny, but bad funny) how we haven't evolved more humanely in 50 years. perhaps someday we can learn to wage war with words... before einstein's prophecy comes true: " i do not know with what weapons world war 3 will be fought, but world war 4 will be fought with sticks and stones."

and speaking of riley, he's currently bouncing on my lap, as i look at him and ponder what kind of world he'll be left with long after i' am gone, as i wonder how anyone with children can stomach the current course which is paving the way for his future, as i snap back to now and realize i'm perfecting my one-handed typing. its odd, how all of these thoughts can crowd my brain at once, almost simultaneously... i'm getting quite good, with the typing, that is - and fast like lightening, too! riley likes to try and help. he's drawn to the tapping sounds. riley has his own blog. we'll have to go post in there next.

okay. i think that's enough for one day.


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