Dear Subscribers

I’m working on restoring my archives today1 so you may get a few posts in your email. Please do not be alarmed. I’m trying to do it on another installation and just exporting all of them here as I go, but it may not work that way. There’s a lot of posts I still haven’t … Read More

For my subscribers

Update below: So, I just noticed how many email subscribers I have. I don’t know who you are, but thanks. Also, say hi. Don’t be shy. I’m only a little bit mean. I’ll be putting more posts up from my old database soon. You’ll be getting alerts for that soon enough. Some of those posts … Read More

Yes, I am Selfish

I have a health insurance story too. Don’t we all? Mine isn’t as dramatic as some who have been denied needed supplies, such as testing strips for diabetes, or important tests, such as those for a suspected heart problem, but it’s my story and that makes it important—at least to me. My regular readers know … Read More

A Small Note on Foul Language

Oh, Obscenities, how I love thee. Let me count the ways. I use obscenities a lot here on ye ol’ Fabulously Jinxed. I have often told people that I’m crude and my writing is not for the faint of heart (or eyeballs). I have received email from concerned netizens who tell me that my writing … Read More

Wherein I Hate on Wal-Mart Again

I was going to write about a post I saw recently that started an uproar in the “mommyblogger” community. I was going to write how I can’t stand the term “mommyblogger” and why—including the evolution of the term as I’ve seen it happen online. And I was going to explain that I’m against telling anyone … Read More