Beltane 2021

13,091 Days Alive

Merry Beltane my lovelies! I’m up the coast playing board games with Bill6 and J. So I’m away from keyboard for the night.

Also, a special mention for my darling Spock, my most beloved cat, who turned eleven today!

Here’s a picture of baby Spock from back in 2010:

Image is of a tiny all-black kitten with green eyes perched on a windowsill staring directly into the camera.

Take your meds, folks!

Of Andouille and An Almost-Accident

13,070 Days Alive

4 Cookies Left

2 Bowls of Soup Eaten

1 New Necklace Made

So, while J and I were driving towards picking up pizza for Bill6, since he doesn’t do fifteen bean soup, we almost got into an accident as some pair of shmucks cut me off and nearly knocked my front bumper off in a near-miss sideswipe.

It sucked, but I’m glad we’re both okay and so is Peggy (my car).

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The -ish and Analog Reading Challenges : 2021

12,983 Days Alive

64 Books to Read (52+12)

3 Episodes of River Monsters Watched

2 Reading Challenges

1 Double Dose of Caffeine Pills

I often make the joke that I am more “ish” than I am Jewish. It’s literally true, at least according to Ancestry.com’s results.

Anyway, how does that relate to a reading challenge? I’ll explain: one of my goals for 2021 is to read fifty two books this year. That breaks down to one a week…ish. I have a tendency to read in fits. So, it’s the -ish Challenge. A book a week-ish.

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Of Biff and (More) Board Games

12,979 Days Alive

1,000 Posts on PostmarkWonderland!!!

501 Day Streak on Duolingo

25th Birthday of Phoenix, my Little Brother

23% Done with The Mermaid’s Daughter by Ann Claycomb

2 Rounds of Quirky Circuits Played

1 Positive Outlook for Work Tomorrow

I’m damned determined for this week to be better than last. So shall it be. It’s going to be an awesome week and I’m going to rock it out.

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Of Boredom and Board Games

12,978 Days Alive

500 Day Streak on Duolingo

2 Board Games Played So Far

1 Tarot Card Reading

I’m up with Bill6 and J tonight, so my formerly boring, laundry-laden day is now filled with board games.

We’re watching laying Pandemic: Fall of Rome after doing some tarot readings for each other.

I’m going to go play games and maybe blog proper later.

Take your meds, folks.

Of Carpentry Skills and Crocheting

12,952 Days Alive

50 Sticks of Incense

15 Inches Done So Far on the Scrapghan

8 Crochet Projects in the Works

3 Dresser Drawers Built for Fen

0 Words Written Today

Boy was today a wonky but enjoyable day. I didn’t get much sleep last night. Just couldn’t shut down until after four a.m. I’m hoping I can bunk down here in the next few. I’m tired.

But a good tired.

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