… and I am Somebody male. in my thirties. recovering alcoholic. live in minneapolis. work in progress. gay. serenity please.

Archive for February, 2006

Amazon recommends …

02.26.2006 · Posted in Absurdity

I’ve always been a big fan of amazon.com. Yes, they’re bad for the locally-owned bookstore, and that’s unfortunate. It’s always great to see when the little guy goes online to sell their wares via Amazon’s partner programs. However, Amazon has done a lot to pioneer some of the best e-commerce targetting strategies out there. As ...

Up and running

02.26.2006 · Posted in Recovery

The house is finally up and running. There are three residents at the moment, with hopefully more coming soon. A few furniture items still needed, but for the most part, things are becoming quite homey. We had our first emergency at the house this morning – the plumbing backed up with both toilets filled to ...

The past few weeks

02.04.2006 · Posted in Autobiographical

… have been spent working on the new house. I closed this past Monday and have been spending evenings and weekends purchasing furniture, arranging for utilities, meeting with an accountant, etc. It’s all happening so fast. I am truly grateful for this opportunity. My family had suggested that I make a list of things I ...