Holiday greetings

Tuesday, December 28, 2004 Taking a week off while my Mum is visiting us here in New Mexico. The Christmas Eve farolito walk up a freezing and snowy Canyon Road was beautiful. Everyone had paper lanterns (ingredients: brown paper bag, sand, candle) in ranks on roofs and walls and all over: And the bright sun […]

Filling those shoes

Wednesday, December 15, 2004 I caught part of a strange interview with Brian Williams, the journalist who’s taking over from Tom Brokaw as anchor for NBC’s evening news show. It was just a puff piece on an entertainment news show. Ditsy interviewer: ‘That’s some big shoes you’re filling.’ Williams: ‘Oh absolutely.’ Dits: ‘And do you […]

Moore Consulting open for business

Wednesday, December 08, 2004 A while ago I mentioned I was working on a business site for myself, to promote the web consultancy and development I’ve been doing. I forgot to put a link in from here, to let folks know about it. I’m still working out a few of its kinks, but it’s more […]

Holy Shopping Trolleys, Batman

Tuesday, December 07, 2004 Standing in the queue at the busy supermarket the other day, I noticed a curious thing (aside from the weird stuff that everyone else seemed to be buying – it was like they were in a different shop). The shopping trolleys here (or ‘carts’ as they call them) have cupholders. Right […]