"Think where man's glory most begins and ends,
And say my glory was I had such friends."
~ William Butler Yeats
I believe it's very important to express gratitude for the things we have, and for the people in our lives.
The list that follows is by no means complete. I wish I could list the name of every Night of the Living Dead
fan I've met or corresponded with over the years because I'm very grateful to all of them for their kind words and support.
Here are but a few of the people (and furkids) who have had a positive impact on my life. Thank you all.
for being the inspiration for my website.
for letting me be Karen.
for great-tasting blood.
for forcing me to seek, and find, the secret.
for his boundless generosity and technical assistance.
for the dress.
being a great guy and for being the "Keeper of the
Dave, Ted and Kevin
for being there "in living person" when I needed them.
Tim "REvGhoUL" Hunter
for "I Hurt."
care packages, postcards and all that sunny Nietzschean philosophy.
for the endless supply of New Castle Brown Ale.
for being grounded, logical and pragmatic, and for the Scooby-Smock!
for his sweet tribute.
for being a genius and one of the nicest people on the planet.
for the hats, teaching me to crochet and being cozy company in a dreary winter.
for the truffles.
for being my "big sister."
Spiffy, Rusty, Linnie and Dimitri
for being warm and fuzzy and always there when I need them.
All of my friends
for trying to keep me sane. Not easy, is it?
for everything else.
"There are victories of the soul and spirit.
Sometimes, even if you lose, you win."
~ Elie Wiesel
At the meat counter
Cellophaned brains trick zombies
The butcher runs out.
~Michael A. Arnzen