Want to read!

If you saw me with my Amazon Kindle, you’d suspect that I didn’t like buying books now that don’t fit on it. However, there are out there vast seas of books not yet Kindle-ized, some of which I very much do want to read, one of them inspired by a Kindle-ized book I am currently Continue reading Want to read!

Rain again, again.

One notable thing about this particular vacation of ours here in Chautauqua is the rain and cold. I’ve never known Chautauqua to be an oven in the summer, but warm, definitely. And never quite so much rain. If I were paranoid, and a follower of a failed Democratic candidate for president, I’d think it was Continue reading Rain again, again.

1964 in my head

I have finally figured out just how I want my hair. I want it exactly like Anna Karina‘s in Jean-Luc Godard‘s “Band of Outsiders.” Due to the plethora of American bimbos in early 1960’s films from America, I didn’t know that women then could actually be beautiful. But I want my hair like that, even Continue reading 1964 in my head

Azalea questions

I’m afraid I’m a bit late answering Gail‘s question about my oncologist’s amazing azalea bonsai. The whole plant is about 18″ high. But the lower branch swoops below the roots, so I’d say the whole thing is about 2 feet tall. I find it rather satisfying that my oncologist nurtures little lives as a hobby.