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Tuesday. It’s Tuesday.

February 4, 2014

TSTDoes that count as Two Thoughts on Tuesday?  No?  I was afraid you’d say that but it may be all I’ve got.  My old pal, Jack London, tells me that sometimes I have to go after inspiration with a club, but I’ve been beating the bushes for hours and haven’t even seen so much as a mildly interesting.  Perhaps the drought here in California is driving the little buggers East.  I tried to come up with an interesting photograph but this was the best I could do: (more…)

Poster’s Block 2011

June 8, 2011

Way back in May of 2009 after the first two months of Older Eyes – Bud’s Blog, I complained about a case of Poster’s Block.   When I started this blog back in March, I wrote, I committed to posting at least twice a week.   Looking at my archives, you’ll see that I posted five times in March and eight in April.   But with May has come a return of poster’s block and it’s driving me crazy.   Bud’s Blog has come a long way.  I’ve published 516 posts and have been posting every day in 2011 as part of Postaday2011.   Some days, I’m three or four posts ahead with publication scheduled in advance.   Other days, there’s a post already written in my brain, waiting to be transcribed.   But last night, I encountered true poster’s block again.   You’d think it would have struck on one of my theme days.  After all, if I’m having a crappy week, Monday Smiles might be hard to come by and if my Inner Curmudgeon has escaped, he’ll fight tooth and nail to keep me from writing a spiritual post for Sunday.  But yesterday was Top Sites Tuesday … all I needed to do was come up with Two Thoughts.  Still, by midnight I had nothing. (more…)