Category Archives: Ancient Webbery

Site Archeology: Talking Turkey

Back in 2000 I had a little tiny website and I wrote this piece about Thanksgiving, so because a friend of mine is facing her first turkey roasting, I thought I’d repost it for her. Over the years, I’ve discovered … Continue reading

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A Bit of Holiday Levity (I Hope)

I’m going to repost an old holiday short of mine. I like this story: it makes me laugh. And today is a day I need a laugh. So, here it is again, originally written and posted December 23 2002, my … Continue reading

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Independent Rear Suspension

I originally wrote this in November 2000, but I still find it ridiculously funny and nothing about the silliness of ferrets has changed at all in eleven years, so here it is again and at last…. I used to have … Continue reading

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Tech Noir–you people keep asking for it

Several people have asked me to repost this article I wrote for a friend back in 2003. I was attempting to label a sub-niche of the dystopian SF genre with a title of its own, which never really caught on. … Continue reading

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Reindeer Games

[Originally posted: December 23, 2002] It was in a dark and dingy bar, far from the North Pole and obscured from the city’s self-knowledge by a veil of shame and hopelessness. I just came in to use the phone–honest. I … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #8–Christmas!

Yup, it’s time for me to be really lazy and post something from the good old days. I’ll do more old (and maybe new) Christmas posts as the month continues, but for now I give you–and Nicole Peeler–my take on … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #7

Time once again (because I’m too busy writing a novel under deadline to be creative) for Ancient Webbery. This time the original Pigeon of Death essay that started off a whole weird chapter in the continuing saga of Richardson and … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #6

In an attempt to lighten my mood I have more Ancient Kat Litter for you. This was originally meant to make fun of the misuse of the intransitive verb “grow” to mean “enlarge”, so in honor of the spate of … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #5

OK, so I forgot August…. Sue me. Here is one of my many strange bits of Ancient Webbery. Originally posted August 23, 2002: Not Quite Road Kill It’s still there…. For a month or more, I have been walking past … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #4

I’ve occasionally talked about wanting to write a story about a High School librarian who wants to be a superhero. Well, here’s the germ from which that particular sickness came…. My Own Private Ida-Know Originally posted: July 16, 2003 My … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #3

Once again, time to dig through the old post bin and find something amusing from back when CSS didn’t have a “2” and HTML hadn’t yet developed and X in front. Here is me, back in 2002, muttering about holidays. … Continue reading

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Long Ago Post #2

It’s time for another bit of ancient webbery from the Kat Litter box! Continuing were we left off, this is from June of 2002 and a friend of mine who has since gone on to have many adventures with cake … Continue reading

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