Since it’s my blog and it seems like there’s only so many posts I can write about its star, my dog, Katniss, before I drive myself … Continue reading Off the Leash: ‘Star Wars’ fans make me wonder: Am I a nerd, too?
For every Batman there’s an Alfred. If you’re not familiar with Batman, or if you actually have a life and are interested in more than comic book characters, Alfred is Batman’s butler. Alfred raised Bruce Wayne, aka Batman, after Bruce’s … Continue reading Another post, another Batman analogy; readers collectively roll their eyes, again
“Before you leave, let your dog relieve himself outside.” “Try not to feed your dog or give him water for at least four hours after you … Continue reading As a human girl, what would Katniss think about gender inequality?
When I came home from work today it was so warm in our house that I thought it could possibly be on fire. My first thought: Grab Katniss and get the hell out. If you’re wondering, my wife wasn’t home at the time, so that’s why my first thought wasn’t “Find your wife.” Fortunately the house was not on fire; our air conditioner was blowing out warm air, though. Even if you’ve never been to Texas in August, you could probably guess that it’s hotter than the devil’s hair dryer here. I have been worrying all summer that the A/C … Continue reading A/C kaput; scaredy-Katniss’ fear of fans briefly makes her a literal hot dog
Besides my family (which includes my dog, Katniss, of course) and job, with the possible exception of football and my obsession with all things red, there … Continue reading Katniss ‘tries out’ to be Bat-Hound, Batman’s canine sidekick; whining ensues