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Working. Or What I Call Work, Anyway

Yes, work. We do that sometimes, even though we don’t have employers. I have lists and lists and lists and lists of stuff filled with various things in multiple forms of media. I have no less than 6 lists on my desk written on paper. In neat little writing with red ink, because I like […]

The Oddness Started Early

From a very early age, I liked to smell things. Beyond what was normal, I think. Before the age of recollection, my parents tell me I wanted to smell everything. When opening gifts on birthdays and holidays, the first thing I would do is smell the new clothes, or smell the books, or smell the […]


Here’s my new blog theme. It’s a work in progress, but most of the cosmetic stuff is done. I wanted lighter and cleaner, and after struggling for a couple months with a different theme, I felt like I was spinning my wheels. Sometimes it’s better to just start from scratch. So this is the NEW […]

Feeding My Paranoia

Just as I got a rocking chair to read books in, I got this book in the mail from the Multnomah County Library. Cascadia’s Fault: The Coming Earthquake and Tsunami That Could Devastate North America Right! This is just what I need! It’s not just that I like to scare the crap out of myself, […]

Trying Not To Fill The Space

So we’ve spent a year or so downsizing. Which is like, forever. We got rid of a ton of stuff we didn’t need. With less stuff, we could fit into smaller spaces and pay cheaper rent. With less stuff, we had fewer things to haul around every time we moved. We were focused. We were […]