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Maggie reminded me today of this excerpt from Black Blooks, where Bernard Black (played by Dylan Moran) replies to a publisher’s rejection.

I’m sure we’ve all wished for the lack of inhibition to write a reply like this, instead of sitting in a Ninevoice’s living room reading out our rejection letter in a brave voice, and describing the changes we’re about to make as a result. 10 more words

March 16, 2015: Body hair was to be my topic

on Monday, March 16, 2015  at 10:30 a.m. sun perhaps coming out, perhaps into the 50’s – then again into 30’s and 40’s – not easy to be dressed right. 1,399 more words

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March 7, 2015: I should be reading more cheerful books.

Saturday, March 7, 2015  10 a.m.  sunny, still cold – fresh as a daisy? Not sure when I last felt fresh as a daisy – last night, Christine called me to let me know that the Friday night speaker was a friend of Cathy – she told me, Mary Hagan had told her – French Christine is a telephone person – loves talking on the phone, has this annoying call waiting, caller ID – Time Warner, also basic cable and now internet access though she does not have a computer. 913 more words

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February 28, 2015: Library good place for a snooze

on the last day of February, February 28, 2015  9:45 a.m.  sunny day, still chilly – for tomorrow night another wintry mess predicted – but by Wednesday 50 degrees, rain that hopefully will remove the black ice and snow remnants. 645 more words

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February 26, 2015: Snow flurries predicted

on Thursday, February 26, 2015   3:15 pm. – grey skies – snow flurries predicted – probably I should be walking – did get lengthy the last couple days – there is so much to reminisce – and no one to reminisce with – but now I’ll be brief, because I really should be walking, 825 more words

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Man Crush Monday 10

Mr. Kit Harington

Jon Snow may not know anything but he can definitely get to know me ;)
-The Christine Life


February 22, 2015: Dictatorial ways of cleaning women

on Sunday, February 22, 2015 – 10:30 a.m. – abominable weather, this morning getting the Sunday Times, traipsing to Mocha, I was taking my life into my hands – the sidewalks in terrible condition – the roadway on 2nd Avenue perfect for speeding cars – what happened to the 25 mile speed limit? 1,341 more words

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