Monday maintenance: blog headlines, compliment, loading time

Seriously, at some point i'm just going to take Google's word for what's spam & what isn't.   But for now, i'm still reading all the spam comments.

Wordless Wednesday: Parrots!

Parrot 2: digitally manipulated image showing in process and finished
 i don't know why i've enjoyed drawing parrots so much this year.  Probably because they're so colorful!

Monday Maintenance: How a Blog Works

a charming story; thanks for sharing, but it does NOT go with "Did It!"
And still the spam comes in.
No wonder a lot of people delete it unread!
A lot of it is about writing and using a blog.  i'll address some of that.