When I started Ben Yancer, Inc. in 2005 it was mostly on a whim. I’d graduated from college that spring and had heard murmors about this “blogging” thing that people were doing. I thought it might be a good way to keep myself writing and to keep in touch and up-to-date with the many dear friends who had moved away.

And it was.

And it was good, very good, for a long …

I’m So Weird

I’m So Weird

I just found a document I created on 1/7/07 at 1:33 p.m. called “Tidbits.” This is the entirety of the text:

Leslie and Her Pernicious Farts

The Pernicious Cockroach

Why I Go Poo

“She’s talking about sex,” I said. “You’re talking about poo.”

“Typical,” said Leslie.

A marble colored pit bull chungo

Don’t ask me what this means; I don’t know for certain. I think we were thinking of possible titles for …