Court Reporting

Of Bridal Showers, School-Year's End & Job Preservation


I sat in the old friend section and cringed as our group spilled drinks and got a little too loud...

June has proven to be a busy month.  In Charlie’s head, summer vacation started about two weeks ago...

Such a bad idea, one wonders who's gotten ahold of him to put these ideas in his head or if he's come up with this all by himself... Read More...

Random Thoughts On a Workday


The couple at the next table bring out their Wet Wipes to clean their hands before they eat, then ask for paper napkins instead of cloth. I have a fascination with pandemics, possibly because I am a direct descendant of a Spanish flu victim or maybe because I watched the movies Andromeda Strain and Omega Man too many times as a child...

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"Unnecessary" Quotations


Instead of simply stating the plural "Smiths" on the mat, it reads "Smith's." This begs the question, does one person live here? Why an apostrophe at all? This drives me crazy...

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LightSpeed Update

If given the choice, I'd rather take a nap than have to learn something new...

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New Tricks for a Somewhat Older Dog

Intuitively I know that change can be a good thing, but for me, change often falls into the category of it's good for you, like eating your vegetables or cutting donuts out of your diet. Not always the most fun; sometimes a challenge. Fifteen years of doing one thing one way are now at an end... Read More...

Negative Pregnant?


Recently, while reporting a deposition, the attorney for the witness made an objection I'd never heard before...

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