This is a draft post from August 22 2022 – never published it for some reason. Honestly, I am at a loss. I’m used to a typical day looking like this:– Get up– Feed cats and let them out– Make coffee– Sit and review overnight stuff on phone while waiting on coffee– Drink coffee– Find… Continue reading Rhythm

One week and counting

…before I enjoy 17 days in Europe! It’s been a lot of work but I think I have most things in place for a good time. My companion this time seems a little more overwhelmed and less excited than my friend who went before, but it’s her first time and there is a lot to… Continue reading One week and counting

Letting go

So yesterday, I let go, at least for now, of both my identity as a business owner/woman and of a friendship of nearly 7 years. Why? Lots of reasons: Both were draining me of my happiness most of the time. Both were occupying my thoughts most of the time. Both were causing me unreasonable distress… Continue reading Letting go


3rd day with the house to myself. I’ve gone out a bit each day, but also tried to accomplish a few things around here. Did a bit of crafts stuff just because I have to eat the frog. Managed some dot painting and some more HTV (didn’t turn out too well, but I tried). Spent… Continue reading September


So much going on – none of it work. I may have done all of an hour of work since August 8 – my last real working day. I have so many things in progress: Planning a trip to London, Paris and Rome Oct 2-19 Figuring out what to carry and what to leave behind… Continue reading Mid-September