Month: November 2007

Return from NYC

travel

We are home now, full of memories (not to mention brand new cold virii) and photographs and a strong resolution to spend vacation time in a warm place. Any warm place. Possibly even Guam. Actually, now that I write it, Guam seems like a good idea. It is an island, and the weather is probably at least different from here. Different is good. Travel is good. I have been traveling so little lately that I […]

Grand Central

Ephemera

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A Thanksgiving tree-rat for you

Ephemera

We are staying in a hotel bordering Gramercy Park this Thanksgiving, and it was such a beautiful morning that I had to get out there with the camera. I found this little guy on the sidewalk. As you can see, he/she has already begun feasting. I am going to head on over to Eric’s to see how the Texan tree-rats might be faring…

A trip, again

travel

(written earlier) Now I sit here waiting at the airport, hoping that Delta does not cancel the second flight that we have been shifted to. We will end up at JFK instead of LaGuardia, but that beats taking a flight that would land us in Newark, or deity forbid, Newburgh, which is a two hour drive from Manhattan. However, I don’t want to turn this into a post griping about Delta and its business practices. […]

Old stuff

Ephemera

I just found a slightly older journal of mine, stuck, literally, to the bottom shelf of my nightstand here. It was leather — still is — just a bit scarred at the moment. I seem to go through lots of journals; it’s not that I write fast, but more that I switch journal books mid-stream. I also write a lot on the laptop, currently in a program called VooDoo Pad. It looks like a simple […]