Rants by Ronni, Scourge of the Internet

Blog URL:http://ronnisrants.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:domestic violence, community theater, costuming
Country:United States
Location:Central Texas

Rants, fulminations, peregrinations, memories and general whimsy.

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I went to a Catholic parochial school from halfway through 4th grade to almost the end of 7th.  My parents were C of E, but we lived out in the boonies and the Catholic school was within walking distance (barely) (down a logging road) and gettin...

As theaters go, the venue isn't fancy, but the theatre owns it, so there's that.  It seats 50 (52 in a pinch, if it's a small cast and the fire marshall stays away).  It hasn't always been in Memorial Park in Round Rock; when I first a...

Ten Years

on Aug 20, 2017

Ten years.Ten years in which I have learned to keep busy, and the sense of accomplishment from that, alone, is a sort of partial compensation.I get a twinge when anyone makes any reference to "putting a gun to your head," or any visual reminder of su...

Jack Randall Biggs June 9, 1947-May 18, 2017For years, I referred to him here as "SSS," short for "Son of a Siberian Sasquatch."  His real name was Jack Randall Biggs.  "Jack" for his father and "Randall" for his dad's army buddy.  Eve...

Well, Dearly Beloved, the curtain comes down on For the Love of Mahalia tonight.It has been an honour and a privilege to work on this show.  Cast and crew have been unfailingly helpful and cheerful, and actors have been very patient with co...


on Feb 26, 2017

I grew up in a garlic-free home.  Neither of my parents liked it, so we never had it.  Not in the house, not in the garden, not in the spaghetti, not in the meatloaf, not in the salad....no garlic to be found in the Dobell household.  ...

Moving Along

on Feb 10, 2017

I can't actually believe it's February already...and almost Half Price Chocolate Day!  It's nice to have something to look forward to!  My mother's birthday was Feb 13th, and she'd be 112 if she were still alive today.  Damn, I'm getti...

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