Daily Archives: September 24, 2008

Shop at Goodwill from the comfort of your sofa

If you like shopping at thrift shops, but either can’t get to one or don’t feeling like going to one, you now have an alternative at shopgoodwill.com.

They have a wide array of items, from iPods to religious items, and everything in between. It is an auction style site, and the items are AS-IS, but it seems to be well designed and it even gives you information about payment and shipping.

Worth a look, for sure!

How to Stay Awake at Work

Obviously, getting a good night sleep the night before helps. But if you were able to do that, you likely wouldn’t be reading this. So, if you want to know How to Stay Awake at Work, the good folks at Lifehacker have the answer at that link.

Elegy

The 12 year son of someone I have known for along time died on the weekend. The funeral was today.

Perhaps Paul Simon is right, that “sometimes even music / cannot substitute for tears”. But sometimes music can express what words can’t. And from the limited amount of music I know these days, I thought of this: