Pearannoyed Press

Writing, art, and random acts of creativity…

Checking in on my goals

| June 12, 2014

The year is almost half over. I can hardly believe it! And a busy year it has been, too. But has it been productive? Well, let’s check in on that and see how I’m doing. I’d set myself some goals at the beginning of January. Basically, I wanted to: Write more consistently Read more often […]


| November 20, 2013

photo: philcampbell I have been busy. Very, very busy. Between travel associated with my day job, training associated with my self-employment, working to get something published, training for a half-marathon, and assorted other things eating my time, I have not been posting much on this here blog. Perhaps you noticed. *insert eye roll here* Anyway, […]

Out of the chrysalis…

| September 24, 2013

photo: Johan J.Ingles-Le Nobel Vacation is a good thing. I feel refreshed and renewed (now that I’ve recovered from vacation, anyway). I had time to relax and catch-up with family and friends that I don’t see nearly enough. And I got enough distance from my day-to-day that I gained some new perspective. This is a […]

The Blahs and how to beat them

| August 8, 2013

photo: © 2006-2013 Pink Sherbet Photography I admit it. I’ve had a king-sized case of The Blahs for several weeks running – I couldn’t tell you exactly how long – and I allowed The Blahs to beat me. The most frustrating aspect of that fact is that it was totally unnecessary. The Blahs can’t win […]

Treadmill Desk

| October 2, 2012

I put together a simple treadmill desk using Rubbermaid wire shelves and zip ties. Total cost about $20. Tell me what you think.

Too soon for a reboot?

| August 7, 2012

So, I had a strong start last week. I powered through Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday. Thursday was a scheduled rest day. So far so good, right? On Friday, everything started to go sideways. I had to bake potatoes for 25 people which meant I had to hit the store early to buy 20 lbs of potatoes. […]

Lifestyle Changes Coming

| July 29, 2012

I am 44 years old – soon to be 45. I am seriously overweight. (In the neighborhood of 90-100 lbs.) I have some major concerns about my health and I’m completely out of shape. And I have already made the move to do something about it. I have joined Beach Body (yes, the same one […]

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