February 20, 2005
So eerily quiet
Apologies to those who tried to comment here and were frustrated. Apparently, notfrisco's host shut down comments on all its...
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December 27, 2004
Always pain before a child is born
I'm back home from the lovely and generally freezing Carolinas. Christmas went remarkably well considering that it looked for a...
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December 17, 2004
Merry Christmas, all!
I don't like to cut out in the middle of an interesting discussion, but tomorrow morning I'm flying off to...
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December 06, 2004
A little favor
I don't like to put prayer requests on the blog, but can anyone who feels so inclined pray for my...
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November 27, 2004
This blog now has archives by category as well as by date. I decided to do this as an aid...
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October 24, 2004
A resurrection
Eighteen months is a long time in the blogosphere. In February last year, I was still going to Christian Assembly,...
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October 14, 2004
Abroad as I was walking One evening in the spring, I heard a maid in Bedlam, So sweetly she did...
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October 11, 2004
I'm only a man in a funny red sheet
I've been suffering more than common grief at the death of Christopher Reeve. Not least because of the extremely mundane...
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September 17, 2004
Offline, in more ways than one
My home computer's off getting an upgrade, so I probably won't have Internet access this weekend. Maybe now that the...
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August 31, 2004
Back before I started the blog, I used to hang out at the Straight Dope's message board, posting under a...
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August 21, 2004
How the blogosphere works
So such small hands links to this piece. I see it and, on a whim, email it to Telford, thinking...
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August 20, 2004
New to the 'hood
I've made a few additions to the blogroll lately, all of them pastor blogs: Among the Ruins, Michael Spencer and...
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August 18, 2004
The haps
As if my last post weren't grim enough, I now find out that Josh Claybourn has lost his mother at...
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Mortal thoughts
While I was away I missed Lynn's announcement of her father's death. By the time I got back the funeral...
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August 07, 2004
I'm posting today from my hometown of Mill Valley, California, where I'm on the first leg of my vacation. In...
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August 03, 2004
The minutest particular
So that's where Mark's been the last couple weeks. Congratulations!...
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July 27, 2004
Better late than never
Pointing out, somewhat belatedly, some interesting happenings in the blogosphere: Eve and Andi had a very interesting discussion of sublimation....
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June 11, 2004
He's tanned, rested and ready
So a month after I figured Telford had abandoned blogging, he switches blogging software and makes a comeback. Can't live...
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May 19, 2004
Blogroll boogie
Telford told me he tried to post his baccalaureate address from a few weeks ago on his blog, but Blogger...
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May 13, 2004
Is 33 the beginning of old age?
Apparently so, because after my birthday on Saturday I somehow threw my back out and it hasn't been right since....
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May 03, 2004
Peter is deleting his blog! Well, he says he's going to save it offline somewhere, so maybe I can bribe...
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April 19, 2004
Yes, I am a flake
Haven't been in the mood for blogging lately, and tonight and tomorrow night I'm going to be busy. I have...
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April 14, 2004
The blogfather speaks
Telford is wondering if he should keep (or rather, resume) blogging: I have enjoyed doing this, but my experience has...
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April 05, 2004
Accidental discipleship
So last night I was reading and chowing down from a little tub of calimyrna figs I got from Trader...
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March 25, 2004
The cold became a flu...
... and I'm still recovering from it, but I'm feeling a lot more alive. (Thanks for asking, Allen.) One plan...
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March 22, 2004
Please stand by
Have come down with a nasty cold, hence my rude disappearance. I will be back once my brain has returned...
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March 04, 2004
Just wondering...
Ever since I did that post about Christ descending into hell I've had visitors now and then who were Googling...
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February 23, 2004
An exit and a return
Kynn has announced he's closing up Shock & Awe on the blog's one-year anniversary. It was originally intended to be...
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February 20, 2004
Memo to the padre
Yes, I like your new template a lot. The only things I'd change are a) make the headlines a bit...
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February 18, 2004
While I was out
Stuff from around the blogosphere: Kynn is offering a course on blogging with Movable Type. MT has worked great for...
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February 03, 2004
Unexpected referrals
I was wondering why I was suddenly getting referrals from Telford's old links to me, but now I think I...
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January 13, 2004
High on the desert plain
Whew! I sent my mother off at the airport this morning, after a very busy trip. Most of it was...
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December 30, 2003
Hallelujah here she comes
Well, the last time I took off for a week everything disappeared except the last entry, but this time the...
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December 15, 2003
Blogrolling on
We're not gonna be getting any polaroids of Armageddon any more, because Hernan Gonzalez closed up shop. But, as if...
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November 24, 2003
On hold
Sorry I've been so quiet. I had an episode with the virus that's been going around, which I managed to...
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November 07, 2003
For unto us a child is born
Pen's little pacifist arrived a bit ahead of schedule, but all seems to be well. Congratulations!...
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November 05, 2003
Out to lunch
Sorry for the absence of posting; I've had no time. Just got back from L.A.'s downtown library (a fun place...
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November 03, 2003
Out on a Blogwatch
I'm not feeling up to full-blown posting today, but at some point I do want to address Andi's incisive response...
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October 27, 2003
Hover through fog and filthy air
In church yesterday we prayed for the victims of the fires, and came outside to a literal reminder: a great...
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October 16, 2003
What a long, strange trip it's been
My blog is one year old today! Counting from the genesis on Blogspot, that is. It's been an amazing year....
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October 14, 2003
Low rise
I've been waiting for this trend to go away since about five minutes after it started, so I was pleased...
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October 07, 2003
The great foggy north
My trip to the SF area went well, though I didn't see as many people as I'd have liked. My...
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October 02, 2003
I shall return
So I've come back ... to announce I won't be posting again for a few days. I'm going back up...
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September 23, 2003
Mmm, back scratching
I've now reciprocated some blogroll links: Hernan Gonzalez at fotos del apocalipsis, the aforementioned fantastic planet, and Bolo Boffin, which...
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September 22, 2003
Going native
Joel was interviewed by Jenny of 111:2, and made a point about California's beauty: I prefer that people who come...
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September 19, 2003
My computer's back, and it's working! But they had to completely reinstall Windows and reformat the hard drive, so there's...
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September 18, 2003
Worse than a broken computer
Get well soon, Dash!...
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The spirit is willing, but the flesh has issues
Well, the upgrade is not going smoothly. I took it home yesterday, turned it on, everything worked great, except ......
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September 15, 2003
Camassia enters the twenty-first century!
People may have been confused by the extremely off-topic exchange I had in the comments with David (not David Heddle,...
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September 11, 2003
The madhouse
I dreamed this morning I was working in an insane asylum. Somehow I fell into conversation with one of the...
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September 09, 2003
Carving new pigeonholes
My blogroll was getting too long and I have not been visiting everyone regularly, so I trimmed it down. Sorry...
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September 05, 2003
Blogwatchin', across the universe
Recommended reading: The Real Live Preacher on being seduced by the Word. Mark Kleiman has a proposal to curb teenage...
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September 03, 2003
Blogroll changes
Goodbye, Ted Barlow (sort of -- he's on Crooked Timber now). Hello, Fr. Jim Tucker, who has shown the good...
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September 01, 2003
Labor day
I've been busy today with long-deferred cleaning and organizing, and I'm too beat to post substantively right now. One thing...
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August 26, 2003
New to the blogroll
Welcome to the delightfully named Captain Inertia (which I always imagine in that Saturday-morning-cartoon voice: Captainnn Inertiaaa!) and Allen Brill,...
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August 20, 2003
Personality to the letter
Father Jim Tucker is collecting the blogosphere's Myers-Briggs types. He's charted his results so far here. Interesting, but not surprising,...
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August 17, 2003
Odds and ends
Sorry for the light posting, but as you can see I have made some changes to the template. To the...
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August 01, 2003
The storm before the quiet
I'm having a mondo busy day at work trying to wrap things up before vacation. Then I go home and...
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July 28, 2003
Work and play
Yesterday I finally met up with Telford at church, and as I suspected he's just been swamped with the move,...
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July 25, 2003
The feline invasion
So, while I've been wasting time writing about God around here, I know what you've all really wanted to know...
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July 23, 2003
Day in, day out
If anyone's wondering what's happened with the Jesus book, I still haven't been able to communicate with Telford. I thought...
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July 22, 2003
Holy cow
All my life I've been eating dairy products by Clover Stornetta. Since I grew up about 30 miles south of...
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July 21, 2003
So I'm not the only one
It felt too dorky to ask this, but now that Eve has blazed the trail, I feel emboldened to ask:...
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More naming
Dash asked a question that I think other people have been wondering also: how do you pronounce my blog-name? Although...
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July 19, 2003
Sorry for the lack of posts lately. I've been feeling lethargic about writing lately (maybe it's the heat), and what...
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July 16, 2003
Home improvement
So after some friendly ribbing from Peter about the blankness of my blog ("It looks like a Quaker meeting hall"),...
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July 15, 2003
Another Movable Typist
I'm a little late for this, but congratulations to Bill Allison for his spiffy new digs. Bill doesn't do a...
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July 08, 2003
Talking to yourself
Since I posted my rules of commenting, a couple of people have asked me what a "sock puppet" is. That's...
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Professors get together
Chris Bertram, Kieran Healy, Henry and Maria Farrell, and Brian Weatherson have formed a cool academic team blog called Crooked...
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July 04, 2003
Cooler heads prevailing
Sorry my post yesterday was so snippy -- I violated the rule against posting while angry, but I really felt...
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July 03, 2003
Laying down the law
All right -- in light of some recent goings-on in my comments, I think I'm going to have to create...
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July 02, 2003
It looks like my visit count is going to crack 100 for the first time today, and a look at...
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June 29, 2003
I think I have a cat
Or at least, I share one. There's this large black-and-white beastie -- I'm guessing male, based on the size --...
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June 24, 2003
Tabula rasa
All righty, I put a new template style on that, being blank, should be easier to personalize, and that seems...
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June 21, 2003
Doing my bit for the Google hits
Eve Tushnet links to a study comparing male and female responses to video erotica, and found that women were more...
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It's the first day of summer, and it rained here in L.A. last night. Or drizzled enough to wet the...
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Setting up shop
Thank you, Lynn and Joel, for taking me in to the notfrisco collective! Once I've figured out how, I'll jazz...
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June 19, 2003
New Blog
This spot is reserved for Camassia. A new blog here at notfrisco2.com....
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