I have been contemplating, and not my navel, for the past couple days and have been absent from my post. Soon (ish) I’ll be back chattering and responding to your comments which I apologize for neglecting.
I might have something profound to say about social networking — but probably not — because here’s the deal; behind all the flash and speed and superficiality of the Internet are people.
Not that I’m equating myself with Norma Desmond, but I thought I’d throw this out there:
And I promise you I’ll never desert you again because after Salome we’ll make another picture and another picture. You see, this is my life! It always will be! Nothing else! Just us, the cameras, and those wonderful people out there in the dark!… All right, Mr. DeMille, I’m ready for my close-up.