The Big DumpTruck

Throwing Little Thought Pebbles at Your Windshield Since 1996

Month: February, 2002

The two books I ordered on how to be a successful freelance writer just arrived. More money into the pockets of writers! I need to get some business drummed up for a couple of reasons: 1. I need to create something a customer is happy with just to reinforce that I am good at what […]

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They were WAY less noisy last night. Of course, it was freezing cold again, and I think they are noisier when it’s warmer out. Either way, I got some sleep and we can all be thankful for that. I did hear some rumblings early early this morning, but nothing that would jolt me out of […]

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Looks like today I should call it the Snow Cam.

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WHY AREN’T THEY DEAD YET?!!! I mean, I love animals, just not in a PETA-way. I love them when they are not in my house, when they are not potentiall destroying wiring that will set my house on first. When they are not leaving feces all over the floor, and messing up my insulation. They […]

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One hundred and sixty-five dollars later, I am told that within 2 weeks Mickey Mouse and all his little relatives will no longer being alive in my attic. I think it’s worth every penny. Those little buggers are LOUD when they start scratching at 2 in the morning.

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I’ve decided to use the time I have sans work to make some improvements around the house. I don’t know that I’ll be able to do everything I want to all at once, after all, I’m unemployed (gotta fix that!) but I think I’m going to slap some paint on these old walls. I took […]

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I wrote anothe story that got into this week’s The Daily Probe! Warning to all my relatives: this web site is rated R.

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I ran out of one of my prescriptions a week ago Friday, and my PCP has been on vacation for a week. Turns out that this particular item has been the one that fixed me “I can’t seem to stay awake” problem. Man, I’m not going to let THAT one run out again. p.s. I […]

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Went for a hike in the woods to search for bears. Well, not me so much as my brother-in-law and my dad. THey went on a bear hunt with my son and nephew. My sister and I had my niece and we couldn’t keep up with their mountain-climbing skills, and we stayed at a lower […]

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I have officially decided that I prefer a McDonald’s double cheeseburger to a Whopper Junior. I used to like the Whopper Junior, but I haven’t liked them in a while, and the one I had tonight seemed stale. Sure, it’s cheap food but you want it to be fresh. McDonald’s probaby puts some chemical in […]

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