For a Christmas post, how about a series of short – a few seconds each – videos. So you know, they contain SOUND.
The holiday happiness all around me was not making me happier; it was getting on my nerves. I’m unhappy with certain other extended “family” so-called relationships as well. Other life issues are also frustrating me. It all became an angry jumble, bubbling under my surface as the day wore on. I was “overheating.”
I used to send out dozens of cards, but that was now years ago…
Here, near Windham in the Catskills, we awoke to some snow yesterday: Lovely to look at and fortunately not enough to be a major driving problem. English relatives will be arriving here […]
What a ludicrous hour to be awake on a Sunday. We’re going to church early. Like many of you, we’ve been spending the weekend preparing for Christmas:
Our tree – with a glimpse of the oddly snowless Catskills visible through the window: Maybe a new author photo? 😉 Taken yesterday evening, wearing my new Christmas jumper:
I’m sure you don’t begrudge me taking a few days off for Christmas… Uh, that’s not my house, by the way. 🙂 Before I vanish for a bit (I’ll still be – […]
Yes, I wrote just the other day that I planned some time off. Well, I lasted two days. I have plunged now into fully outlining what had been the sketchy ideas I […]
Happy Boxing Day morning. Or, as they say in the U.S., uh, nothing. “You don’t have Boxing Day in the U.S.?” my niece asked me a little while ago as we watched […]
It’s almost upon us. If you celebrate, I hope you have a Merry Christmas. If you don’t observe it, I’d like to offer you best wishes for the coming year. I almost […]
Always politics. Everything’s political. Now, there’s evidently a debate in the U.S. over whether Santa Claus is a Republican or a Democrat: Hold on. Actually, that question is immaterial until we ascertain […]
One of CNN’s “Top 12″ places to spend Christmas, is just up the road from us: CNN opens its explanation about Bath this way: There are few cities in the world where […]
Landing on Christmas Eve, a bit of Christmas cheer awaits as you walk toward the Underground station lifts: Merry Christmas …. from Terminal 5.