Wednesday August 30, 2006

M is For...

WordPlay: The Personal Dictionary Meme

(See the game description for further details.)

M is For...

  • Macintosh - The world's best computer (especially since Mac OS X) Mac OS - Mac OS has been my favorite desktop system since I started working for Apple in 1986..

  • Mac OS X - My current operating system. The Mac look plus Unix underpinnings. Mac OS X: It Just Works.

  • Maine Coon - One of the very best breeds of cat. Maine Coons are large and fluffy with big feet, "well-furnished" ears, sweet voices, and plumey tails.

  • Malachite - one of my favorite semi-precious stones, malachite is vivid green with darker green bands and circles.

  • Maroon - One of my favorite colors.

  • Maryland - I went to graduate school in Microbiology at the University of Maryland, College Park. I met Rich while I was living in Maryland.

  • Mensa - I am a member of Mensa., as is Rich. That's how we met.

  • Mezzaluna - Our lovely girlcat, the princess in white boots.

  • Microbiology - I have B.S. and M.S degrees in Microbiology. Although I have never been a professional microbiologist, the background helped me land three scientific programming jobs.

  • M&Ms - Now available in dark chocolate. YUM!

  • Murder mysteries - One of my favorite fiction genres for reading.

  • Myopia - I've been myopic (nearsighted) for most of my life. Now, as I'm getting older, my prescription doesn't change much from year to year. On the other hand, I now have presbyopia to add to the myopia and astigmatism. Thank goodness for progressive multifocal lenses.

View my complete dictionary to date. Click on the dogeared page corner in the upper right to turn pages. Note: I will keep updating the complete dictionary pages over time, but I may not come back to update the corresponding weblog entries.

M is For... ( in category Memes & Prompts , Verbatim ) - posted at Wed, 30 Aug, 19:24 Pacific | «e»