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"Love as if your heart isn't fragile"™ came to me one day (2001) while at the mall of all places. A friend and I were going on about the topic of love when the words popped into my head. I'm not very good about always living by the motto of course but it's something to work towards.
The following Web sites have been extremely helpful in building this site.
No matter how many times I update this page, I always have a hard time coming up with something to write.
I am 37, female, living in Virginia and an amateur coder. I became interested in HTML and CSS nine years ago while idly looking through the want ads. I couldn’t help but notice that many jobs asked for or required some knowledge of HTML. I found this curious and a little disconcerting. After starting up a couple of single pages here and there, I bought this domain, the HTML 4 Bible and opened up Notepad. The rest, as they say, is very boring history. I was amazed then that whole web sites could be built with only a simple text editor and I remain awed by that. Perhaps that explains why, after so many years, I still find this little hobby so interesting.
I am a child advocate, first and foremost. I like to also think of myself as a bit of a writer. I am also a book and TV addict. Yes, one can be both, though perhaps not very successfully. I should be embarrassed, I suppose, that I can quote good sized chunks of Friends episodes rather than Shakespeare or Austen, but, well, we can’t be all things to all people.
The site is just a place for me to practice my coding skills, writing, photo taking and anything else that pops into my head.
The moon/girl logo was done for me by a friend. She’s changed a bit since her creation, but I limit myself mostly to changing the colors of her dress and pigtails. A girl gets tired of wearing the same outfit day in and day out, no?
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