Ink Spots

Of Handwriting and Humiliation
Rumor has reached me that cursive writing is being downplayed in our school systems. In some schools, I’m told, it[...]
Ink Spots: Of Obnoxious Quizzes and Such
There was a quiz on Facebook awhile ago designed, I think, to make me feel bad. And old. It listed[...]
Ink Spots: Of Smoke Signals and Such
My internet crashed again, this time taking the phones down with it. Or maybe the phone line crashed, taking the[...]
Ink Spots: The Week That Shouldn’t Have Been
Remember Joe Btfsplk? He was the character in Lil Abner who walked around with a black cloud over his head.[...]
Ink Spots: Happy New Year!
I wrote this in June for the anniversary issue that was to come out then - slight delay, it finally[...]
Ink Spots: Of Expiration Dates and Other Trivia
I wonder who looks at expiration dates on food and over-the-counter meds other than my children. Bing and I seem[...]