I stayed with the dogs until mid-day; then I packed up and drove back home, enjoying a nice, uneventful drive along the way. Inside/Below:
1. For Chocoholics
2. Grammar Nazis
3. Follow the Procedure
1. For Chocoholics
A. For t... Read more
1. Narrative Notes
2. Reading Remarks, in three subsections
I. Narrative Notes
I went to bed as late as I usually do, but as if often the case when sleeping in a strange location -- on the road at a motel or a hostel, etc. -- I found... Read more
1. Taking care of business
3. A night on the town
I. Taking care of business
Up in the morning at a reasonable hour (without hitting the snooze button), a quick breakfast of coffee and tea along with a delicious bowl of... Read more
Today (Friday) consisted of:
1. More dogsitting ... this time with less crap to pick up but more dog chasing
2. A good amount of dissertation work and/or thinking and/or writing
3. 2nd and final performance of 'An Ideal Husband' ... bet... Read more
Up at a reasonable hour -- thank you evil cats who prod me every morning -- and as soon as I was done with breakfast I wandered down the sidewalk, around a corner, and into th... Read more
1. Making Things
2. Count/Mass noun distinction
3. Late night pizza
I. via The Oatmeal theoatmeal.com/comics/ma king_things
Earlier in the day I was perusing one my favorite blogs, Pharyngula ( freethoug... Read more
... for later thoughts and developments:
1. Found an article/chapter on Mendelssohn and psychological aesthetics.
2. Researched more Wordpress 'crap'
3. Went to a rehearsal tonight and took 100+ photos for the director.
Plus: lenti... Read more
A day in review, mainly things not done.
It's nearly 11pm my time and there is -- was? -- supposed to be scheduled maintenance already underway. It rained all morning.
Likewise there was supposed to be maintenance here this mor... Read more
Associations, not a peep out of you, the plumbing, and more. This diary was brought to you by the word 'drip,' the letter 'p,' and the number 'i.'
I. A Rude Awakening
I go to bed too late. Reading, writing, working my way through the l... Read more
Someone's in hot water, or: A saga sequel, taking care of business, not working overtime.
It's Chucky, it's Jason, it's Freddy ... it's Star Wars episode VII, coming 2015 or so.
It's a leaking water heater!
We've placed t... Read more
It's a story of a love affair between appliances and this apartment, the breakup, the sorrow, and the moving on.
I awoke some time after 7 when Ms. S. arrived home from work; I awoke to the sound of a radio broadcast.
We do not... Read more
Thorsday, liver, squash, in no particular order.
Ms. S. owns more computers than I do. This is an accident of fate. I used to have a dozen or so at one point, though it was rare for me to have them all plugged in and running at once... Read more
The ongoing saga; food.
Ah, poor Kenny.
I do feel for him. He's doing his best, but the water heater continues to defeat him. Yesterday I went to vote and while I was out he came by to work on it; I noticed the "So-and-so was h... Read more
Crating, up early, standing in line, etc.
"Baby got crated?" Ms. S. asked when inquiring as to why kitty A was acting so serene. This morning, too early for 'breakfast,' a certain cat went out of her way to annoy me; she got a tempo... Read more
Music, munchies and more.
When shopping Saturday at Whole Foods Ms. S. and I stocked up on tempeh (Lightlife, I believe) ... that wasn't intentional, really, just that we split up once in the store to buy our own things, an... Read more