Monthly Archives: July 2010

my house

This is the plan for the master bedroom: I’ll pull the carpet, paint the walls blue-gray, paint the closet doors white, trade the red curtains for white or burlap, and get some lovely new bedding and a more attractive light … Continue reading

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my house

The master bedroom: It’s got two windows that let in a lot of light, which is very pleasant. The closet is large enough (for one person anyway) and well-fitted with shelves and rods for organization. The room itself is a … Continue reading

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seattle

I’ve been off enjoying myself in Seattle. Came home to find the unsecured connection I’d been bumming off the neighbors had been locked. Fortunately for me, I’d had the common sense to order my own Internet service, and the modem … Continue reading

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adieu

I’m off to see my sisters. More later.

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on lawns

The strip of grass between the sidewalk and the street is dying. It’s turning a yellow brown, sun-scorched and ugly. I don’t want to be that neighbor. I’ve been watering it when I’m home (I refuse to leave a sprinkler … Continue reading

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midsummer

Pause for Shakespeare in the Park. Tonight was A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Thanks Billings. Image via Trip Advisor.

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dining room

This is my dining room. I hear tell that people are moving away from having dining rooms, which I think is sad. My mom objects to the chairs I have in the corners, saying they’re ugly. They kind of are. … Continue reading

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