Tues

December 20, 2011

Happy Tues. Still dark here. +17 or so, depending on where you are. Sunday there was gorgeous light in the middle part of the day as the sun peeked out from behind distant clouds and made sunrise/set effects. Very pretty. Yokelly, we finished Madmen season 4 and will now take a break from that entertainingly […]

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Mon

December 12, 2011

Happy Mon. +24 here after a forecast that had us up around freezing, which is bad news for driving. Sounds like SC got that instead. We got a little snow over the weekend. We are deeply engrossed in the fourth season of Madmen. Three down and ten to go. Also started a good series of […]

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Mon

December 5, 2011

Happy Mon. +22 in the flats after a day when the temperature rose for several hours and then sank, leaving icy roads, especially in the hills. School was cancelled today, making parents happy everywhere. Over the weekend we watched two old hit movies, Zorba the Greek and Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. Zorba (1964) stars […]

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Friday

December 2, 2011

Happy Friday. Still pretty dark here, +17. We watched the film Shakespeare in Love last weekend. I saw it when it came out (1998) but had forgotten most of it. Young Will Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) has writer’s block until he sees a remarkable adolescent boy actor reciting his lines in a new play with the […]

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