Saturday, February 10, 2007

The Smoking Section has moved!

I am pleased to announce that The Smoking Section has a new home: Please update your links, bookmarks, feed readers, and other blog paraphernalia accordingly.

See you on the other side!

Thursday, February 08, 2007

Vila does Yulblog




For the complete lowdown, click here.

For the comic, click here.

Wednesday, February 07, 2007


So, it looks like Frank’s going, which substantially increases the likelihood that I’ll go.

What about the rest of you? Will you brave the bone-chilling winds to raise a glass with your fellow scribes? C'mon, you know you want to… (Grins.)

Friday, February 02, 2007

On leaving


Given enough time, a building will start to feel like home. You get to know the cracks, the weak step, the sticky lock. You become chatty with the neighbours. You learn the janitor’s name. If you had to, you could find your way around in the dark. This comforts you.

Then, the restlessness comes, like it always does. Honestly, half of you was already gone.