13,299 Days Alive
400 Years Since the First Thanksgiving
It’s a complicated thing, American history. But this isn’t a soapbox to speak of the slaughter and decimation of native peoples.
Today, for me, is about family.
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13,253 Days Alive
I was up way too early this morning. For a good reason, at least, but still up early. I met my old friend from high school, Megan, for breakfast at a favorite restaurant of mine called “Brunchies”.
Continue reading “Of Shadows and Spicy Chicken”
13,247 Days Alive
1,100 Days Straight Posting on PostmarkWonderland
Oh man was today a long day. Worked from 8:15a.m. to 6:15p.m.
Continue reading “Of Accomplishments and Art”
13,231 Days Alive
4 Rolls of Sushi Eaten
1 Successful Date
So! I had a date today with a new friend from OKCupid. Let’s call them Rose. It went super well, I think?
Continue reading “Of Meetings and Measurements”
13,214 Days Alive
1.5 Helpings of Spaghetti with Crushed Red Pepper Flakes and Turkey Meatballs
1 Massive Headache
I feel like my head is in a vice grip. Just in one or two spots: the base of my head and just beneath my eyes. Sinus headache, and yes I’ve taken something for it. I had honestly just assumed I was hungry as I didn’t eat a proper lunch today. Forgot my meal shake on the counter.
Continue reading “Of Oreos and Obliging”
13,187 Days Alive
3 Day Weekend
I go to the doctor tomorrow to get my medication refilled. I’m not looking forward to fasting until 1p.m. to get bloodwork done though.
Continue reading “Of Fasting and Fatigue”
14,015 Days Alive
633 Days Straight on Duolingo
So I lost half a workday today to further system issues. It finally got back up around noon, just in time for me to go to lunch. Ugh. How vexing. I scored an hour of overtime this week, though, because I asked for it. So that’s cool.
Continue reading “Of Oz and (Even more) Outages”
13,086 Days Alive
3 Times Woken by a Zooming And/Or Meowing Cat
Spock, apparently, decided to kick off his birthday week by zooming about the house singing the song of his people at one a.m. And then again at two a.m. Only to be followed up with an encore at five. Maybe I gave him too much catnip?
Continue reading “Of Monday and Melodic Cats”
13,085 Days Alive
2 Accidental Cat Naps
1 Cafe Con Leche
I was drag-assing today. Got up at six to feed Spock and promptly went back to bed until I felt more human, around nine.
Continue reading “Of Coffee Con Leche and Cat Naps”
13,080 Days Alive
600! Days in a Row on Duolingo
10 Days Till a Big Change
The former cop who murdered George Floyd, a Mister Derek Chauvin, was pronounced guilt today by a jury of his peers. I hope he goes to jail for the rest of his natural life.
Continue reading “Of Accomplishment and Absolute Consequences.”
13,079 Days Alive
1 New Book Added to My Library
My dear DW sent me a book! A gorgeous, gilt paged, leaped bound hardcover copy of “A History of Magic, Witchcraft, and the Occult”. I am going to read it slowly, savor it rather than devour it.
Continue reading “Of Patience and Packages”
13,068 Days Alive
Fen made these delicious bacon-topped burgers for us tonight. They were delicious with a small salad and some sweet potato fries.
Continue reading “Of Burgers and Burnout”
13,060 Days Alive
Today was a difficult day for me. So this afternoon I got a hair cut. The guy, Mike M., gave me a very stylish mullet.
Continue reading “Of Mullets and Mourning”