Monthly Archives: October 2012

Scary Stories

I love reading. One of my favorite things to read is horror fiction. As an adult it is; when I was a kid, the 4:30 movie during Poe Week was the scariest thing I could handle. Certainly not a scary … Continue reading

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How I Became Not Evil (at least on this blog)

Once upon a time, this blog was called Evil Mommy. It was about our adoption of our now-10-year-old and life as older parents. Sometimes other things, like politics, feminism and assorted rants. But not especially often. I mentioned a little … Continue reading

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Ada Lovelace, My Mom, and Aunt Ginny

Today is Ada Lovelace Day, a day dedicated to women who have worked or currently work in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. I myself am not one of those women, although I love and appreciate science. There … Continue reading

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Conferences

Yesterday was Baby Bat’s fall conference. She’ll have another one in the spring (and her teacher invited us to email or phone her if we wanted to talk any other time). Her teacher is great. Baby Bat loves being in … Continue reading

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Scary Movie Month: Halloween

I love horror movies. My favorites are the creepy ones, either gory or not, but usually not. I don’t care much for slasher movies in general. Boring after a while, pointless and almost always involving rape. Eh, not for me, … Continue reading

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Happy October

I love October. There are some that don’t share my joy, but I doubt that there are many. The days are getting noticeably shorter, the nights are cool bordering on cold and the trees are a riot of color. Well, … Continue reading

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