Monday, June 21, 2010

Vanished, or The Story of Today's Post

I came to my posting forum this morning with different intentions than the one I am currently implementing as I type, haphazardly, into the void before me.

See, I had a post all set to cut and paste into this space, but it's gone, like an icy frappe on a sultry afternoon. The file is still there, with the text of all my other recent posts. But nary a phrase or even a bit of punctuation remains from what I intended to post today.

You'll be among the first to know should it materialize. In the meantime,enjoy a frappe, or perhaps a green tea if that's your thing, and I'll see you tomorrow.

P.S. If you came for a story and find yourself disappointed, the good news is, I used to blog a lot about missing things. Here are a couple of my favorite posts from the Things Gone Missing file:

Sans Linens
Madison, Wisconsin, More Than Just Cheese, or The Turkey's Missing


Dawn said...

hmmm... i had that happen to me the other day. and i was so afraid i would not be able to get my words back! it seems once they process through my mind and heart, there is no going back... but htankfully, my heart must have still been grasping them:) i hope you have just such luck on your end!

5thsister said...

Funny, when your blog initially came up in my reader I clicked on it only to be told that your blog was unavailable. Prelude, I guess, the the missing post!

blueviolet said...

I wonder where the heck it went! That's the most outrageous thing!

Erin said...

i am rushing out the door to take the girls to camp, so I don't have time to read the links now...but I have had this happen umpteen times. I have these fabulous ideas, and POOF---like a sprinkling of forgetful dust, they are gone in an instant. Damn.

but still comforting to know I'm not alone.

Gropius said...

I would lose my head if it was not attached--or my boobs, as my husband likes to say.

Holly said...

Maybe it ran over to check out wordpress...bad joke! I couldn't resist.


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