Jul 01, 2012
This post is supposed to be about angel food cake covered with a blueberry and raspberry coulis. The cake is supposed to be resting on a white porcelain plate with a huge tuft of whipped cream beside it. I wanted to be festive.
The cake was eaten yesterday and none remains for photos. Even so, I [...]
Apr 23, 2012
This has been a long year. Sometimes I feel quite tired. So tired that my body aches–from sitting. I have various perches: swirling classroom chairs, straight, wooden library chairs, crumb-covered bistro chairs, soft sofas, (which are the worst for aching) dining room chairs, bar stools. The floor. I sit everywhere, but somehow, never for rest. [...]
Feb 08, 2012
Jan 31, 2012
It’s a bit late to begin writing about winter, but I have been hibernating. Still and quiet, but whirling with ideas. Many come up when I sleep.This morning I got up quite early and did some stretching and had some coffee and my sleepy thoughts took shape.
The best thought was that I need to write more [...]
Nov 23, 2011
Mmmmm, big bird. I’ll be like you tomorrow–plumped up, sleepy, sedated…
I’ll have wine running through my veins, though, and tryptophan. I’ll listen to the 49ers and Ravens concuss each other, and I’ll be only half conscious. I’ll fall asleep, finally, on the couch, in my in-laws living room.
Imagine! Falling asleep too stuffed and boozy to [...]