I’ll bet you didn’t even notice I was gone.
I generally try to avoid “Still Alive” blog posts, for two reasons. One, they are usually lame excuses for not having posted in a long time, followed by another long pause in posting, then more excuses. Two, they cause that song from Portal to get stuck in your head. (Personally, I don’t consider that to be a bad thing, but others may disagree.)
In this case, however, such a post is justified, as I am finally recovering from a nasty cold. Hence, the twice-a-week blogging schedule that I was so proud of has been derailed this week. But as of today, I am officially back. Tremble in fear, ye evil spirits of unproductiveness.
I hope to have a more substantial post finished in the next few days. In the meantime, enjoy this picture of me and my dog, taken in the happy days of yester-week before I was stricken with the plague: