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Medusa Morning

June 14, 2010


The wrong side of the bed. I don’t often wake up there, but it happens. Today was the lottery day. What turns an ordinarily agreeable and usually sunny person into Medusa? I have no idea. Waking up from a dream in which I was trying to strangle someone and being maddeningly unsuccessful may have had […]

Can’t hear myself think – that’s what I was doing, right?

May 28, 2010


Written, as you guessed, a little while ago. Now I spend all my time on the phone and have four phone numbers. I think I’ve gone completely over to the dark side. Still don’t text fast enough to remember the beginning of the sentence by the time I’m halfway through, though … I would like […]

The Genie Bottle Battle

May 24, 2010


My young friends raising wild children who think you are alone … this one’s for you. I feel your pain, but it doesn’t last forever. I announced bedtime 10 minutes ago and the house is absolutely silent. It does get better. I promise. Here is an entry from our days in a 2-bedroom condo when […]