What I learned from my 2012 WordPress Annual Report

The WordPress.com stats took it upon themselves to prepare a very helpful 2012 annual report for 79sparrows.  Somehow, the relation was made that  I’d pretty much blow the Cannes Film Festival out of the water.  Thank you WP!  Now THAT is a compliment.  There were a total of 22,000 views in 2012.   I’ve reviewed the…

Liars and other Pet Peeves

I don’t anger easily.  So when I do, it is because someone did something really stupid.  There’s a little saying: Anger tells us when we have been betrayed-either by ourselves or by someone else.  Anger is our friend, like our gut.  Both send a strong signal; it’s up to us if and how we react….

Guess which group of people are worth thinking about

The true Be good, or be good at it.   Check it: All the true jerk-offs Have either boundaries of chain-link fences or Great Walls of China. I’d prefer to see a person’s better half While their other personality Kicks me while I’m down, Kicks me when up I’m up too, Sideways or upside-down But I…

Staying Single: It’s Easy!

I wouldn’t mind having someone around who didn’t end up driving me nuts after a few days. My own personal theory is marry someone whom possesses character traits you enjoy. Can you go on a 2 week vacation with this person and not be bored/stressed/infuriated? That is the question. If you are not a commitment-phobe…

I Used to Think….

life was one big party relationships were all about excitement it was easy to get somewhere in life hangovers were worth it wwf wrestling was real hair bands were interesting if I loved someone enough they’d have to fall in love too Camaros were sexy turning 30 years old was so dramatic I’d be married…

Interesting tidbit.

This weekend, a male friend told me he was ‘damaged’ and would forever be a ‘bad boy.” I’ve blogged about this before. For those ‘good boys,’ they seem to find the ‘bad boy’ dilemma as perplexing as women find cellulite.

The “Bad Boy” Syndrome

Do I want to blog about this topic?  not really.  Does this topic need to be blogged about?  yes.   Male friends sometimes say to me, “I’m sick of the games women play.  Everytime I’m nice I get walked on.  I did everything she wanted and she dumped me.  I’m done with that.   I’m gonna be a…