― I have been away from my blog for about two months. There has been a lot going on, but I just haven't had time to sit down and write. I wrote my last Smoke and Mirrors post before this one, because I wanted to get it written while it was still fresh in my mind. The trial is over now and it really was an awesome experience in many ways. But I am glad it is over, and I hope to never be in a federal courthouse again. ∙ I like to try to be a positive person. I try to write about positive [...].