Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Lesson plans: tight script every day.

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

I'm so cold I could cry.

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Snow, more snow, still more snow.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Life is a cabaret, old chum.

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Winter rain. All is gray today.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

It's ten o'clock. I'm midnight exhausted.

Sunday, December 6, 2009

Dancing with daughter in unforseen snowstorm.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

What a strange flu I have!

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Camden: the nation's most violent city.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Only Wednesday. Feels like Friday. ZZZZZZZZ.

Sunday, November 22, 2009

I'm caring for Santa Claus's kittens.

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Must grade papers. Lunch first, though.

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Nor'easter is moving in. Hunker down.

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

I hope Corky feels better soon.

Monday, November 9, 2009

Tired. So tired. Very, very tired.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Daughters are making a film downstairs.

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Worried. Scared. No way to live.

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Leaves turn. So does the wheel.

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Lavannah's saffron incense rocks my world.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Wanted: missing science packet. Huge reward.

Monday, October 19, 2009

They name bridges after famous people.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

My, what strange weather we're having!

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Girl with food shouts at seagulls.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Why are they bombing the Moon?

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Silver moonlight on grass, before dawn.

Friday, October 2, 2009

I've got a bad sore throat.

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Typing with my eyes closed tonight.

Sunday, September 27, 2009

Oh no. It is almost Monday!

Friday, September 25, 2009

Thank god it is Friday, yo.

Monday, September 21, 2009

Tweet tweet! Gotta get cat food.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

A happy Alban Elfed to all!

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Sunny day. Going to drum circle.

Thursday, September 17, 2009

I won't lie. I am tired.

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Oh crap. Night school begins tomorrow.

Monday, September 14, 2009

I forgot this blog for awhile!

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Some days are not worth remembering.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Too pooped to pop. Gonna drop.

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Cat on lap. "Hungry, dear?"
"Yes!"

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Dog tired, hard wired, newly hired.

Monday, August 31, 2009

Tomorrow really is a new era.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

The cockeyed optimist finesses the stress.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Time to fold the clean laundry.

Sunday, August 23, 2009

Twenty-five years of wedded bliss.

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Health care? Let them eat cake.

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Making a present for 25th anniversary.

Monday, August 17, 2009

Warm morning, long walk, dead tired.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Hard shell crabs: red, spicy, sharp.

Friday, August 14, 2009

Eagles sign Vick. Makes me sick.

Thursday, August 13, 2009

The cat's on my lap, purring.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

From heartache to heartache we go.

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Perseid showers tonight, midnight till dawn.

Friday, August 7, 2009

Can't write with this music playing!

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

I love reading. I just do.

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

More teacher meetings, all day today.

Friday, July 31, 2009

Ripe tomatoes, fresh from my yard.

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

If you read this, please comment!

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

C.A.R.: Flags, white gloves, perfect teeth.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Another year, another Chesapeake Bay vacation.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

So worried about my dear daughter!

Monday, July 20, 2009

Summertime, but the livin' ain't easy.

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Saturday at the Bijou! Such fun!

Friday, July 17, 2009

The squirrels eat tiny, hard pears.

Thursday, July 16, 2009

I must take a swim today.

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Amish Country tourist trap: great bratwurst.

Friday, July 10, 2009

Mennonite wedding, bride and groom ... young.

Monday, July 6, 2009

Happy birthday to my dear husband!

Sunday, July 5, 2009

Foghat? Is this 1979, or 2009?

Friday, July 3, 2009

Uncle Jack, a veteran, hates fireworks.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Parrot feathers rustle as thunderstorm approaches.

Monday, June 29, 2009

Two daughters, eight wisdom teeth extracted.

Sunday, June 28, 2009


Rest in peace, Mr. Billy Mays.

Friday, June 26, 2009

Gillian and Miranda: two bright jewels.

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Parrot, hiding in a Cuervo box.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

New day, new job, new challenges.

Monday, June 22, 2009

La la, how that life goes on.

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Stand under trees in the woods.

Friday, June 19, 2009

I wanna go to the movies!

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Acted out "Jabberwocky" at the pub.

Monday, June 15, 2009

Last day of the school year!

Sunday, June 14, 2009

Flag Day: broad stripes, bright stars.

Saturday, June 13, 2009

High school finals: Hell breaking loose.

Thursday, June 11, 2009

If he hollers, let him go.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Will kitty respond to the medication?

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Memorizing a poem is very hard.

Sunday, June 7, 2009

The faeries took Giselle the kitten.

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Cute foster kittens, smelly foster kittens.

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

What bird says, "Germany Germany Germany?"

Sunday, May 31, 2009

Happy birthday, Walt Whitman! Great man.

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Why do some men protest abortion?

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Amber alert canceled. Someone's gonna pay.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Amber alert: small crash, big consequences.

Monday, May 25, 2009

By the people, for the people.

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Spring week: Rhododendrons at their peak.

Monday, May 18, 2009

No food, cold day. Poor parrot!

Saturday, May 16, 2009

Big cat, tiny basket, it works.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Just set it and forget it.

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Hurry! Not a moment to waste!

Monday, May 11, 2009

Let a smile be your umbrella.

Sunday, May 10, 2009

Usually I enjoy being a mom.

Saturday, May 9, 2009

Who?
What?
When?
Where?
How?
Why?

Wednesday, May 6, 2009


This is my dragon, Big Red.

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Sunshine, come on back another day.

Monday, May 4, 2009

Making faerie beds in my dreams.

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

I've got a brand new dragon.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Beltaine: time to love and laugh.

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Planted my tomatoes in the garden.

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Crystals draw power from their mountains.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Thrift store, Tuesday night: Everything's $3.90.

Monday, April 20, 2009

Goldfinch, redbud tree. Sight to see.

Sunday, April 19, 2009

I think the kitten's gonna live.

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Another tax day. Fix that pothole!

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Poor little homeless sick foster kitten!

Monday, April 13, 2009

Up at dawn, spot a fawn.

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Off to the mountains. Can't wait.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Shoes, ships, sealing-wax, cabbages and kings.

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Walking with daughter on Sunday afternoon.

Friday, April 3, 2009

Goose on nest, mall parking lot.

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Little girl, next door, playing house.

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

I just won the Powerball jackpot!

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Bloodroot blooms when spring is here.

Monday, March 30, 2009

Why do fools fall in love?

Friday, March 27, 2009

Stop everything! The cat is hungry.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Scheduled outage. Can't write. Bye bye!

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

My dad and I played "Jeopardy."

Monday, March 23, 2009

Annie, get well, come home soon.

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Equal hours of daylight and darkness.

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Homesick daughter coming here for dinner.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Do the bunny hop. It's spring!

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Drifts of purple crocuses, so beautiful.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Back up to 18 followers. Yay!

Monday, March 16, 2009

Parrots don't make good house pets.

Saturday, March 14, 2009

What happened to my 18th follower?

Thursday, March 12, 2009

New Jersey beach: shells, razor blades.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Walking the beach, light drizzle falling.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

What, me worry? Yeah, I do.

Friday, March 6, 2009

I love buzzards. You should too.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Entering crone years. Bring it on.

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Do you know the muffin man?

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Mid-winter poison ivy attack: brutal.

Monday, March 2, 2009

Snow day: neon sleds, white backdrop.

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Nobody knows the trouble I've seen.

Friday, February 27, 2009

"Your check's right here, Miss Johnson."

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

My story ain't got no moral.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Life is a long, anxious road.

Monday, February 23, 2009

America, 2009: husband's company going under.

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Takin' care of business, every day.

Saturday, February 21, 2009

A beautiful niece, a thirteenth birthday.

Friday, February 20, 2009

Calendar: Meet with movie producers Saturday.

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Faeries, please give my glasses back!

Monday, February 16, 2009

Zoo: art gallery of rare animals.

Sunday, February 15, 2009

Birds start singing on Valentine's Day.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

Daughter smells like a college dormitory.

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Happy centennial birthday to Charles Darwin!

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

20th century girl, 21st century world.

Sunday, February 8, 2009

Rare mild Sunday brings people outside.

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Housework time. Get busy, forest animals!

Friday, February 6, 2009

"The check is in the mail."

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Someone asked me to define "prejudice."

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Big billboard: "I Hate Steven Singer."

Monday, February 2, 2009

Brighid of the Mantle, enfold us.

Friday, January 30, 2009

"Can you help me, Miss Johnson?"

Thursday, January 29, 2009

The sun is rising earlier now.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

No vulture dance for me tonight.

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Bughouse: When going crazy isn't enough.

Monday, January 26, 2009

Winter storm watch in New Jersey.

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Wind chimes keen a winter melody.

Thursday, January 22, 2009

I'm not very good with computers.

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Scrape. Scrape.
Whirrrrrrrrr!
Ouch!
"Okay, rinse."
A new day dawns in America.

Monday, January 19, 2009

Good luck to you, Barack Obama.

Saturday, January 17, 2009

Back to college. Daughter, be safe.

Friday, January 16, 2009

I'm getting a flu shot today.

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Quiche, biscuit, fresh fruit, vegetable medley.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Frigid temperatures curl the rhododendron leaves.

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Sad sight: dead trees on sidewalk.

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Birds are very active this morning.

Friday, January 9, 2009

Making eye contact with students: priceless.

Thursday, January 8, 2009

I weep for happiness. Do you?

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Must diet. My plate's too full.

Monday, January 5, 2009

Anne, remember: Make lunch for Daniel.

Sunday, January 4, 2009

Squirrel, hunched under his tail, shivering.

Saturday, January 3, 2009

Will I die while working? Probably.

Friday, January 2, 2009

New foster kittens hiss and spit.

Thursday, January 1, 2009


Mummer's Parade, 2:00 on WGN. Sharp!