...has already struck, and I haven't left town yet. I'm going away for five days, and I'm intentionally leaving my laptop behind. I'm already feeling the emptiness that comes with not being able to blog or surf or waste time on the web. We'll see how I do. I imagine I'll be on the streets, begging to use anyone's computer, by Saturday.
I'm an author, an editor, and an independent voter who was independent when independent wasn't cool. I was also purple when purple wasn't cool, but that's another story. The current story is that independent voters like me are finally making our voices heard, and make no mistake about it--our elected officials and wannabe elected officials are the ones who are listening most intently. It's a good time to be independent.