It’s been drizzling all day. Just a minute ago the sun snuck out behind a leftover rain cloud, and is now shining rather bleakly into the bedroom, where I’m sitting propped up against cushions with a light throw over my legs, feeling the dip in temperature on this autumn afternoon. 702 more words
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The last batch of beef stock that I made turned out super gelatinous (this is a good thing) and I’ve been using a quart of it, a few spoonfuls at a time, to braise this and that. 176 more words
bad dreams on this day light savings day change.
My bad dreams are always about getting out of a large structure…a hotel, airport, convention center. I usually miss a flight, lose my luggage, can’t connect with someone, or can’t find my way out. 117 more words
One lone bagpipe filled the quiet winter night with Christmas songs. The village from the past was lit by lanterns and candles inviting us to enter a time when the holiday season was celebrated in a gentler and more modest way. 822 more words