From the monthly archives:

November 2008

First Rats off the Ship

by Megan M. on November 6, 2008 (Blog) |

I’m sitting and working and thinking about dinner with Marty, and I come across a post that informs me that another friend has lost his job.

“Oh my god,” I say, horrified and unnerved. “Everybody’s getting laid off.” There’s a moment of silence—we know it’s happening. We knew that something like this could start. It’s worrisome [...]

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Glee-filled PSA

by Megan M. on November 4, 2008 (Projects) |

I don’t know what you’re doing today, but I’m setting up the book design for The Usual Error, authored by the marvelous Pace & Kyeli Smith. Your life is not nearly as exciting as mine.

Just FYI.

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Multicolor Sunday

by Megan M. on November 2, 2008 (Blog) |

Images from Multicolr. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

Today I’m taking it easy. I’m about halfway through my mandatory tasklist, but the most important things aren’t on the tasklist. Those accomplishments include Shiva Nata, and plenty of sitting outside on the porch… doing nothing.

Feels really good.

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The (Zombie) CSA Greens

by Megan M. on November 1, 2008 (Blog) |

You may have noticed that the post I made earlier has been irrevocably altered by entertaining zombie drawings. That’s because Marty is gloriously funny (and twisted), and he illustrated my story about joining a CSA. If you haven’t seen it yet, you should take a look.

I think we might do this more often.


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The CSA Greens

by Megan M. on November 1, 2008 (Blog) |

“CSA” stands for community-supported agriculture. It means that you pay the farmer, and the farmer feeds you. No stores. No markets. No middle men.

I looked for CSA programs around Austin when I moved here, but I didn’t find any; I had the CSA “blues”. But I signed up with Greenling, discovered Wheatsville Co-op, and was [...]

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