James is doing well, or as well as someone who has had a heart transplant can be, so I can now uncross my toes. And that's a very good thing since I'm going to be trying on all kinds of shoes as Michelle and I shop our way through New York City!

So forgive me for not visiting your blogs and sharing in the online fun for the rest of the week.

To help you find ways to avoid doing what you're supposed to be doing, here are a few links to posts of old:

You had me at "hell no"
How I started writing
Writing Posse Member Application