Cathartic Ink

putting my own spin on things

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Eggplant Excellence

Today, I made Baba Ganouj. I have to admit something before I go any further. While I have eaten a fair amount of eggplant I have never bought or cooked one before today. I did, however, have a pretty good idea of what a ripe eggplant looked at felt like and if the end results read more



This morning TheBoy and I headed over to E’s old apartment to help her load up some things [clothing mostly] to move it to her new house. Turns out that the person who owned it before her did a spectacularly crappy job a. with the painting and b. with the cleaning up. So, we spent read more


Things that Make me Giggle

I just signed up for Project Spectrum 2.0 and scrolled down to see my name on the list. Lo and behold I see that I fall here on the list: Right below my doppelganger, who is right below S. Three folks who didn’t know each other when they started their blogs but who now either read more

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Great Green Gobs

Cara has gifted me with the letter G. What follows are ten things, themes, theories, etc. in my life that begin with the letter G. Gold Perhaps one of the biggest things in my life these days is the recent root canal and crown that I had done. Because it was a back molar that read more

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If Cathartic Ink Were an Image.

Isn’t it pretty? What do the colors mean? blue: for links (the A tag) red: for tables (TABLE, TR and TD tags) green: for the DIV tag violet: for images (the IMG tag) yellow: for forms (FORM, INPUT, TEXTAREA, SELECT and OPTION tags) orange: for linebreaks and blockquotes (BR, P, and BLOCKQUOTE tags) black: the read more

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