Normal Times.

I miss normal times. Whatever normal times might be. It’s not like I didn’t do much before the masks and shut downs and carry out restaurants and store shopping. But I miss the idea of just going somewhere without wondering if I was going to catch the plague. And that’s what it is, really, the […]

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New Life Turns

I am married. I now have a dog of husky/shepherd origins. I’m living in my new house with a new refrigerator. For now that’s alright even if there’s a ton of things to do. At least we have a vegetable garden started? Things are perfect right now, even as I try to finish routine. I […]

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Normalcy.

To say that it’s a strange time is an understatement. Restaurants, movies, stores, travel is closed. Toilet paper is gone. Grocery stores are empty of food. Work and schools are suspended. Humanity in hysterics. I’m in the middle of everything. I go between from seriously concerned to “I’m bored, please let me just walk around […]

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A New Year’s Ramble.

I decided to set my Goodreads reading list at 30 this year. I was going to start at 50 but that seemed a little overreaching considering my reading pace last year and in previous years. So considered putting it at 20, as some of my friends put their reading goals at 20, but that seemed […]

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A Blustery Halloween.

Halloween was a cold, blustery affair last night. The trees were nearly bent double and little snow flurries whipped by. Apparently some kids went out trick or treating but only three came to our house last night. It was fun though, dressing up in my monkey outfit while my fiancé dressed as a banana. It […]

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On Journal Prompts.

Sometimes it’s hard to find something to write about. Actually it’s a lot harder for me than it used to be (but perhaps it’s always been this way and I was just in denial about it.) Something I like to do is go on Pinterest and look up “Journal prompts,” because sometimes I just need […]

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25 Random Thoughts

My head hurts. I need to write more. I am writing. But what I’m writing stinks. The sun is shining but the air is cold. My plants are growing. Who knew I could make something grow. It’s Tuesday. I wish it was Friday. I miss Adam. I want to talk to him. I want to […]

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