12,987 Days Alive
It’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day here in the US. And two days to the presidential inauguration. It feels like we’re just holding our collective breath, waiting for the other metaphoric shoe, or another goddamned homegrown terrorist attack, to drop.
It’s an exhausting and stressful situation.
Continue reading “Of Burgers and Building”
12,970 Days Alive
21 Goals to Accomplish in 2021
1 Sugar Free Vanilla Iced Coffee
I spent my New Year with Reffie! We watched Letterkenny to ring in the new year with laughter and damn good company.
Continue reading “Of Change and Chimichangas”
12,969 Days Alive
I’ve amended my goals for 2021, well, added to them, technically. But now it’s twenty one personal goals!
Continue reading “Of Decades and Dedication”
12,963 Days Alive
5th Rewatch of The Muppet Christmas Carol
3 Loads of Laundry Put Away
2 Egg Rolls Eaten
1 Tired Kitty Cat
Today was… difficult. Not without its lovely moments though. I found myself thinking of Daddy a lot today. He was always big on Christmas, or at least the giving gifts and embracing the heart of the season. I miss his laugh. I miss him.
Continue reading “Of Chinese Food and Cheer”
12,962 Days Alive
3rd Rewatch of The Muppet Christmas Carol
2 Scrambled Eggs with Cheese
1 Sleepy Kitty
I only had to work a half day today, which was awesome. I love the camaraderie of holiday work days. Everyone is so supportive of each other at my workplace and it’s really nice.
Continue reading “Of (Christmas) Eve and Eggs”
12,961 Days Alive
3 Episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation
1 Crying Breakdown at Work
Today was difficult. My body is in rebellion, my poor team leader is out sick still, and the stupid bloody scanner had me in tears from frustration.
Continue reading “Of Tears and TNG”
12,959 Days Alive
480 Streak on Duolingo
11 Days Left in 2020
6 Prompts for a Short Story
4 Marshmallows Eaten
1 Scrapghan Frogged and Restarted
So, after a scan six hours or less of sleep, I took J and Bill6 to the airport this morning. I managed to avoid napping the whole day somehow and got three loads of laundry done.
Continue reading “Of Travel and Tacos”
27,799 Words on My NaNovel
12,935 Days Alive
1 Slice of Pumpkin Pie Eaten
My day started with a lie in and then a lovely trip to get drive through coffee with Fen. Their girlfriend came over to join us for our little Turkey day dinner of frozen pizza and pumpkin pie.
Continue reading “Of Pizza and Pumpkin Pie”
27,773 Words on My NaNovel
12,934 Days Alive
I only got a few hundred words written today. I’m hoping tomorrow goes far better. I’ve had 10,000 word days before, so I’m not giving up hope yet.
Continue reading “Of Tea and Typing”
27,478 Words on My NaNovel So Far
12,933 Days Alive
I bought a pumpkin pie for Fen and I while I was at the store today. I had to pick up cat food and I figured a little holiday treat would not go amiss.
Continue reading “Of Pie and Perseverance”
16,384 Words on my NaNovel
12,927 Days Alive
3 Breadsticks Eaten
2 Bowls of Pasta
1 Doctor’s Appointment
Well, I had my follow up with my psych doctor that prescribes my meds for me. No changes to my current prescriptions because I seem relatively stable.
Continue reading “Of Noodles and Naught”
12,915 Days Alive
4,000 Words on My NaNovel
1 Delicious Burger Eaten
Today, on the drive into work, they played a few Christmas songs. Only three, but it was enough to jog the Holly-Jolly spirit and make me start worrying about buying gifts or making them.
Continue reading “Of Cooking and Christmachanukwanzukabirthdasolstinewyearmas”
12,910 Days Alive
2,629 Words Written Today for NaNoWriMo
1 Lovely Day
Let me start out by saying that I am proud of myself for making my word count goal today. And that the moron in question was a bad driver that tried to run me off the road.
Continue reading “Of Mummies and Morons”