A Truant Disposition

"I must be idle."

It’s that (spooky) time of the year again!

It’s that time of the year again! With Halloween around the corner, I have to ask…Have you picked up my Halloween Soundscape yet? It’s available all year ’round, but this is really the season for it! (Oddly enough I often have a spike in sales in January, too. Perhaps evocative music for bleak winter days?) […]

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Her Voice, Everywhere

It’s been a while since I dropped a little story here. Here’s something for Valentine’s Day. It was inspired by an article I read a few years ago, about the widow of the actor who gave the “Mind the Gap” announcement on the London Tube stations, or used to. It’s a sweet story with a […]

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Holidays

This will probably be my last post of the year. I’m taking time off from writing fiction, though I have written some posts on other blogs. I’ve done two posts recently on The Usual Suspects, the group food blog I contribute to. I’ve not been as active there as last year, but hope to pick […]

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Backwards and Forwards

Holiday is over. Now procrastination can begin in earnest. πŸ˜‰ —My tweet today I’m always a bit stuck for New Year’s Resolutions because I feel like if there’s something I need to do in my life that I should begin doing it as soon as I realize it. I don’t tend to put awful difficult […]

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A Seasonal Truancy

The Thanksgiving week began the slow easy slide into the holiday season. While many people find this time of year frenetic and stressful, I look upon it as a season of fun and goofing off. It appeals to my “truant disposition”. I know that I won’t get much creative work done, so I just accept […]

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St. Patrick’s Day

Painted my nails green for St. Pat’s Day (like I need an excuse to): Opi’s Green-wich Village & for glittery top coat Opi’s Call My Cell-ery

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Happy Valentines’s Day, everyone! I love that R & I have Valentine’s *Day*, not just a Valentine’s evening together. πŸ™‚ 9:21 AM Ummm…Truffles & champagne… 5:41 PM

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Taking down lights, packing ornaments, recycling Christmas tree. Needles in hair, tinsel clinging to shirt like dying tree is possessing me.

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Made spicy black-eyed pea soup in crockpot. Good luck for New Year. Savoring mug of Cinnamon Stick coffee. Txting/Facebk w/faraway friends. 2:59 PM This is evocative — On the clearance shelf at a used bookstore: “Sedation” between “Bridal Bargains” & “Burnt Toast”. LOL 7:23 PM

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New Year’s Eve

Picked up a brilliant little folding bookshelf for guestroom on sale! Guestroom renov this year turned out so well I wanna move into it! πŸ˜‰ 4:05 PM Dropping my wishes in a bit early here, but … Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you all have a great 2010!! 10:51 PM

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