Much to my amazement, it has been four days since I have produced anything to fill this space. Although I have spent some small amount of time reading my regular blogs – and even less commenting, even that has fallen off this weekend just now coming to an end. Of course there is a perfectly reasonable explanation – part of it I’ll share, right here, right now. And part of it I won’t, not yet anyway.
I am in summer school at Sac State. I’m enrolled in three units of Spanish reading proficiency (yuk) and another three units of journalism internship. The Spanish is compulsory… I have to take it to graduate and the internship is… exhilarating. I just started writing for a small paper in the Sierra foothills and it is keeping me plenty busy. It is a weekly and publishes on Thursdays. I will have a couple of pieces published this week. Don’t worry, I’ll remove the mystery and provide the links and all once it hits the streets. Just know that, for now I am very busy and happy as a pig in… mud!
PS: For those of you that must know what the “other” reason for my absence is, feel free to email me – it’s not a huge secret, I just don’t want to go into it right now.
There's nothing like applied learning. Enjoy your internship, Mike.
I tried to comment and that friggin' Blogger..GRRRRRR!
I was saying...how wonderful it is to be so involved in something you Love!!!
Also that I hope you will come on by tomorrow for the "Virtual" Party...As I was trying to say...of course, that means you have to Comment so we know you are there...! (lol)
Now let's see if Blogger will Post this!
I hope the mud is cool enough!
congrats on your writing gig. local stories or a column?
well, you've got the curiosity meter turned up a notch. i have my guess. i'll wait and see if it's correct.
or you can email me and guess my guess!
Glad to hear you're enjoying your work :-) Look forward to reading the links...
Four days does seem like forever here, doesn't it! (I skipped out a bit, too)!
Well, glad to hear ya got some weekly publishing goin on, congrats, n happy edit-cuts!
All the best during your internship! :) I used to work for a weekly, it was fun because I could procrastinate for a few days before writing my articles :P
Hope evrything is well, and I won't pry by emailing....I just send you hugs and hope everything irons itself out.
And I hear you about being busy...I've been suffering from serious blog-neglect lately (mine and other people's).
you are just a hawtie. are you married?
awareness ~ indeed, and thank you
ooloth ~ I came to your party - a day late ;-'( sorry. I didn't know about bloggers problems this time because I wasn't on it anyway. Kind nice, actually.
lee ann ~ very cool, thanks
mck ~ both, and features and at least one three-part series. Already emailed you, but you didn't tell me your guess yet!!
susannah ~ There will be at least links in tomorrow's post. That may be all that's there, depending on how tired I am, but it'll be at least that.
snags ~ It does now... it sure flew by at the time though!
katie ~ I can so relate. I've been popping in and reading very quickly, but I haven't been leaving any comments. Bad me!
~qz~ welcome to my musings! Thank you *ahem* very much. Not married, not attached. you??
okay, i'll email you my guess. you'll think it's stupid.
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