The Sunday Night Shitshow

  I took this picture in San Diego  San Diego San Diego…. Life back home in DC is giving me the blues.  Tomorrow, start time is 8am so that means I have to wake up around 6. Wtf.  So the weekly Sunday Night Bluesapalooza is in rare form.  It’s like Counting Crowes hit the stage…

Eye Candy

Well, sometimes I don’t have much time to blog. But there’s always enough time to dump a few pics for your viewing enjoyment. Photodump time!!!  Yes, these are my photos. I took them using very advanced photography equipment, this limited edition camera called an “iPhone.” It’s state of the art and hasn’t been released to…

I’m STILL HERE

I haven’t blogged for a month or two.  Sorry about that.  I’m working on some pieces now actually. 🙂   So please keep reading. Don’t forget. Here’s some new pics: Despite living 15 minutes from Washington DC, I don’t visit it nearly as often as I wish.  DC is one of the most underrated cities; people…

Art to Break Hearts / 11.9.12

Do you like looking at pictures? I like taking pictures. Enjoy these flashes of my life.  And let me know what you like.  Capiche?

Please join me.

Making the good into the fabulous is my forte’.  I’m on Instagram/ Webstagram if anyone is interested.  User name:  Marybken.  Let’s be friends and follow each other, win an Instagrammy together, have sex and live happily ever after.   User name: MARYBKEN ADD ME!  I’ll add you.                …

My Day Thus Far

Monday morning. 8:10 AM. Had insomnia last night, so I didn’t sleep. Around 5AM,  a familiar pitter patter sounded outside my window. It was RAIN. Siri told me it would not rain until 10 AM, Damn you Siri. I depend on you. The top of my jeep was down. Thus, my jeep was soaked. As…

You Put the “O” in Poetry

Destiny Does not take control of itself. It doesn’t have a map. Today I ate lunch in Chinatown With people from “the office” The restaurant had seen better days but they wanted an authentic experience. I ordered a combo of Singapore noodles and sweet & sour chicken that put all other Chinese cuisine to shame…

Trick? or Treat?

My activity using the internet may be at an all-time low but I’ll never stop writing. don’t worry  (smirk) – I’m still here doing all those things grown-ups try to keep up on, keep up with, or just keep Taking the morning’s alarm clock seriously, for example. Reading/watching/listening to the news Everyone is required to…

Shut up. Stop. Move Forward

I used to blog for attention, aka “for readers. “   I logged on obsessively throughout the day, check my stats, check for comments, advertise.   Then I realized the pressure put a damper over my writer’s spirit.  I was writing for the wrong reasons.    After a hiatus, I remembered how much I missed writing, and subsequently…

Bigger Than You Thought

(“thats what she said”) Temperatures have reached a humid, sticky high in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.   Unless you’re interested in sweating out for a detox of some sort, the heat is unbearable, and not sexy at all.  It’s tough to feel cute with droplets of sweat forming on my upper lip and forehead.  I’ve…

Art to Break Hearts, 6

It’s casual Friday, so today’s art collection features random pictures I’ve saved on my work computer through  recent years.  Enjoy.

Chantix and the Snow

I haven’t left the house much in the last five days, due to the inclement weather in the DC area. And just when the 2 1/2 feet of snow were almost cleared, a new storm is on it’s way. The flakes are falling again. [cue ‘Debbie Downer’ sound effect] It’s week 2 onChantix and I…