Random Crap

The worst story about me – The Bloggess

So I just opened the mail and discovered a copy of Furiously Happy from Korea! And I love it, but I don’t speak Korean so I used Google Translate and this is what it gave me: In case you can’t…

Is this yours?

So this morning I was in the front yard with Dorothy Barker and this guy walked past my house and yelled, “HEY. IS THIS YOURS?” as he pointed at a dead squirrel in the road that had been run over…

Care for one another – The Bloggess

Today is my granny‘s burial and in a normal time all of our families would be flying in from all over to celebrate her life, but covid makes the world strange. Her death was one of too many in a…

Losing Joy. Finding Joy. Literally. – The Bloggess

Okay, get ready for one hell of a story. So a few days ago I told you that my sweet granny was in the hospital with covid and wasn’t expected to make it. This was fraught with complicated feelings because…

Well *that* was a hell of a morning – The Bloggess

So. Wow. This morning was a whirlwind of emotions. I may have cried a little bit when they announced Biden’s win (our first female Vice President and our first Black and first South Asian Vice President??) and then my mom…

Wanna hang out? Me too. – The Bloggess

This isn’t a real post but if I don’t write it down I’ll forget to mention it. So first off, I’m doing a virtual hang-out for Richland Library on Friday night and you can come and it’s free and you…

Friday distractions

It’s Friday, so let’s take a five-minute break and look at some of my favorite small things I bookmarked for you this week. Worth the five minutes?

Adventures in cleaning – The Bloggess

Things we’ve learned in the past few days: It’s only when rearranging furniture that hasn’t moved in eight years that you realize how really disgusting you are. When eight years of cat fur tumbleweeds accumulate behind a bookshelf and are…