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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll 5/31/13: Then and Now

When I was a wee pomegranate, I wanted to be a ballerina, a doctor, a writer, and President of the United States when I grew up. 

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Open Thread

This Open Thread is Filled with Invisible Unicorns

It’s the weekend! Everybody Peanutsâ„¢ dance!

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Open Thread

Open Thread, Holiday Weekend Style

Happy Friday to us all! Many of you are celebrating spring holidays this week and weekend, so whether you’re traveling or just sticking home I hope it’s a good one.

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The Daily Goodie

The Daily Goodie: 2/4

Well, it’s a day late, but I wanted to wish all you Persephoneers a Happy Chinese New Year! The new year actually began yesterday, but since Fridays are my territory I figured we could rehash it. We are now in the Year of the Rabbit. Kiss the Year of the Tiger goodbye.

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The Daily Goodie

The Daily Goodie: 1/28

Happy Friday once again, my dears. Today’s Goodie is for all you bookish nerds out there. I’ve just been made aware of Book-A-Minute, a years-old website that provides short, slighly snarky summaries of classic books. I’m aware that y’all hate clicking through to external websites, but believe me that this is worth the click. Here’s […]

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Public Service

Ladyblogger Defeats Reply Bug, Nation Cheers

Maybe that was a slight exaggeration… You may now resume replying to comments! I kicked that glitch square in the teeth and everything’s working the way it should again.  I think I may have fixed the registration bug, as well.  Happy Friday!

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The Daily Goodie

Daily Goodie: Owls are Wise

There’s so much wisdom in owls. They know how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop. They know that the only way to get answers is to ask questions: “Who? Who?” And, of course, they know just how horrible hangovers are. Even if you’re not a drinker, you know […]

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The Daily Goodie

Very Fuzzy Daily Goodie

Beware, after the cut of this post is the most adorable puppy you’ve seen all morning.  You’ve been warned.  Happy Friday!!  The scheduler hiccuped and didn’t run this at nine, and you all really need to see it so I’m running it now.

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Public Service

Friday Night Live

This post wraps up another incredible week at Pesephone.   Thanks to all the readers (and commenters! Woo!) who help us get out of bed and find something interesting to say every day.  Don’t forget, US readers, the time changes this weekend so you get to live one whole hour of your life twice. 

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Public Service

Happy Friday!

We’ve (nearly) made it through our first week, and those of you reading this from work are but hours away from precious weekend freedom. Yay everyone! We’d like to thank everyone who helped make our first week a success by visiting, commenting and sending emails. Even the grumpy ones.