What I learned from my 2012 WordPress Annual Report

The WordPress.com stats took it upon themselves to prepare a very helpful 2012 annual report for 79sparrows.  Somehow, the relation was made that  I’d pretty much blow the Cannes Film Festival out of the water.  Thank you WP!  Now THAT is a compliment.  There were a total of 22,000 views in 2012.   I’ve reviewed the…

Pill Poppers

Ooooookayyyyyyy….??????   According to my stats….. 300 hits in the last hour, all came in under the search term “pills.”  I wrote that blog two years ago.  Why now? What on earth is going on? I hope everyone enjoyed reading about boring Chantix and Effexor: https://79sparrows.wordpress.com/2010/03/09/happy-pills/ No, but really, wtf?   Leave me a comment and…

Happy (P)ILLs

“If you’re finding life to be the one thing that’s trying to kill you, I want you to stay alive to rise with the sun and fight back.” –Henry Rollins It’s been a dramatic 2 weeks. I snapped. I quit Chantix. I felt like crap the entire 2 1/2 weeks I was on it. Just…

Chantix and the Snow

I haven’t left the house much in the last five days, due to the inclement weather in the DC area. And just when the 2 1/2 feet of snow were almost cleared, a new storm is on it’s way. The flakes are falling again. [cue ‘Debbie Downer’ sound effect] It’s week 2 onChantix and I…