« One of the Great Moral Quandaries of Our Time | Main | Oh Noes! I Caught Teh Izlam! »

December 22, 2006

Happy Family

ka122206.jpg

Hey, I'm lucky. Just thought I'd put that out there.

Posted by john at December 22, 2006 08:05 AM

Trackback Pings

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.scalzi.com/mt2/mt-tb.cgi/4287

Comments

Jemaleddin | December 22, 2006 08:23 AM

I just realized what it is that has you and NG at the top of the SF/F blog list: cool as heck little girls. Someday Maddy Gaiman and Athena will join up and alternately terrify and delight the people of the world with their exploits.

I really need to get my little girl more involved with my blog. =-)

Chang, who gets nothing done... | December 22, 2006 08:49 AM

Lucky indeedy. The picture looks almost renaisssance in its coloring. I mean, if they had PS in the Renaissance.

John Scalzi | December 22, 2006 08:51 AM

Yes, Photoshop is a boon. Lets you play with colors and tones and also erase mood-dampening space heaters that were inconveniently in frame when you took the picture.

Lisa | December 22, 2006 08:52 AM

What a beautiful family! Yes, you are very lucky!!

doubt | December 22, 2006 09:03 AM

Is it just me, or does Athena look like she's plotting some evil in that picture?

John Scalzi | December 22, 2006 09:06 AM

When Athena plots something evil, she doesn't give it away with a mere glance.

Tim Walker | December 22, 2006 10:40 AM

John - When I stumbled across your blog for the first time a year ago, your emphasis on - and obvious enjoyment of - your family was one of the things that convinced me that I was meeting someone with a worldview that resonates with mine. In other words, even better than *having* a happy family like yours (or mine) is to steadily *appreciate* how good it is to have a happy family. You don't take it for granted, which can only be a positive reflection on your character. (And yes, that means I'm congratulating myself for the same good character attribute. I do have ample flaws, but failing to appreciate the gift of a happy household ain't one of them.)

All the best to the Scalzi household from the Walker household in 2007 and beyond! TW

Steve Buchheit | December 22, 2006 01:08 PM

Merry Holidays to the Sclazi House and it's inhabitants. Thanks for the gifts of your writing and blog in the last year, John.

Cassie | December 22, 2006 03:21 PM

Merry Christmas, John, Krissy and Athena.

MWT | December 22, 2006 04:32 PM

This blog is like a box of chocolates ... you never know what you're going to get. :)

Happy Holidays to everyone.

mythago | December 22, 2006 08:45 PM

It's rather modest of you to chalk it up to pure luck.

Post a comment.

Comments are moderated to stop spam; if your comment goes into moderation, it may take a couple of hours to be released. Please read this for my comment moderation policies.
Preview will not show paragraph breaks. Trust me, they're there.
The proprietor generally responds to commenters in kind. If you're polite, he'll be polite. If you're a jackass, he'll be a jackass. If you are ignorant, he may correct you.
When in doubt, read the comment thread rules.




Remember Me?

(you may use HTML tags for style)