Monthly Archives: April 2017

April 30th: Getting Away From it All…


There are always chores to do at our house and Jon was power washing the deck furiously yesterday, as well as doing laundry and getting rid of shit from the garage (amen!) and we were headed down the same path … Continue reading

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April 26th: A Short Piece on… Just Click Through Already, You Wimps…


Hi everyone, It’s raining again (remember the song by Supertramp?)… All fine, though, because I’ve been working like a dog, while my dogs sleep 24/7– what’s wrong with that picture? Love working from home though, which means no gross Bart … Continue reading

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April 24th: The Uber Unter Mensch


Hey folks– my day was taken up with work today, so I can only really report on my dogs’ sleeping and farting habits. That said, I did take a 20-minutes’ lunch break and read a revealing article about Uber in … Continue reading

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April 23rd, 2017: Rats!


Look at this Fall sky… I took this yesterday, late afternoon, as I was cleaning our deck and well, it could have been Fall, right? Not so fast… look closely: see those pink roses? They can’t wait to pop open … Continue reading

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April 21st: Trivial Shit of a Wimpy Adult


Did you miss me at all? Oops. I didn’t write for two entire days, and it’s because I was working my tail off and I didn’t have much time to do anything else. What do the Parisians say: work, eat, … Continue reading

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April 18th: When Fuck Everything Becomes the Real Pivot…


I honestly have very little to write about, other than that the sun came peeking through today while I was jumping from one CAT tool (translation software) to the next. We spoke to Caroline on the phone last night and … Continue reading

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April 17th, and so the rains keep coming


As I child I loathed the rain Having to bike to school, through those windswept polders Of meadow, cows and ditches. The Netherlands is like the human body– most of it contains more water than mass And watching the rain … Continue reading

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April 15th: Managing Time… and Books


We woke up to glorious sunshine this morning and while a nuclear confrontation seems to be looming on the Korean peninsula, or god knows, the West Coast, one has to switch off sometimes, and that’s what I’ve been trying to … Continue reading

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April 12th: Henry Miller is Back!


Go Fund Me seems like an amazing site for people in need, which is why I had my doubts about putting a creative project like my Henry Miller book on there: http://www.gofundme.com/henrymillerrocks… I’ve almost raised $500 now and this is … Continue reading

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April 11th: Coming Home… Just in Time to Pay our Taxes…


OK. So we splurged. Just a little. While we were in Boston, it was Will’s belated 21st birthday, so we had some nice dinners, took him out clothes’ shopping (Carly Simons You’re so vain playing in the background– yes, he … Continue reading

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