Posts tagged “presents”

Late Christmas Presents

Late Christmas Presents

In which I receive Christmas presents in February


Today is June 5. That means there are twenty-one days until the 26th. That’s three weeks to you and me. Yes. You know what happened in 1973 + three weeks ago? I knew you did. That’s right. My birthday is approaching. I’m giving you plenty of notice. Buy me a present!

Far Side

“I know you miss the Wainwrights, Bobby, but they were weak and stupid people – and that’s why we have wolves and other large predators.” Update: I received an email from Gary Larson’s attorneys requesting very, very strongly that I remove the image. :0(

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


You can read dozens of essays and articles and find hundreds of links to other sites with stories and information about Ernest Hemingway in The Hemingway Collection.