Category Archives: things of a personal nature

Write like a pro!

Excuse me folks, I’m just typing out loud to make these rules stick in my head. I’ve spent so long in the real world that I wrote an easily-read and  – horror! – honest first draft for a job application. … Continue reading

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How to Strip Line Breaks from a .TXT File (Windows)

So now you’ve got an ereader and you’ve got all these natty .txt ebooks but – horror! – the line formatting is all screwy. Fear not! As promised, here’s Ms Prue’s own secret recipe for eliminating those pesky breaks in … Continue reading

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Notes on the Gear 2 Go ebook reader

I bought myself the fuschia pink version because… well just because. And I read the Whirlpool discussion about its various preincarnations and was pretty sure I knew what I was getting into. To whit: If it won’t turn on, hold … Continue reading

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Employment, week three

As her self-discipline and idle hours evaporate like 99-proof moonshine off a clumsy cowboy’s shirtfront, Prue attempts to cover her arse by posting a random bunch of shit. Continue reading

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Cheese on toast

Cheese on toast for lunch; cheese on toast for dinner. What is my life. Continue reading

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Bad news Brompton

Job, but no Brompton. Musings on romance fiction. Word of the day: vitiate. Continue reading

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Paolo Pucci, father of my Brompton

If I get this captioning job, I am going to get a Brompton to commute with and I will call it Pucci. Continue reading

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