I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
My neighbor came over last night for a glass of wine. We’ve been neighbors for years now, but this was our first wine drinking get together. And I found out that the woman who owned the house before us died in a murder suicide a few years ago! I guess I’ll stop forwarding her mail. I also found out her husband is in jail for 20 plus [...]Liza
Eliot’s grading student papers about that trip to Costa Rica with the Honors College in August. Most of the writing is awful. I wish I could provide some samples for you. Here’s a picture of Eliot ranting about it instead. One of his actual comments on this paper: “Pro-tip: That red squiggly line under a word means it’s [...]Liza
Ruby got a little flyer from her little Methodist day school today. So I asked her, “What is your favorite book character?” She responded, “The one with the colored girl.” WHAT?!? What going on with the San Antonio Methodists?? Geez!!! And then I looked at the flyer more closely. Whew. What’s making me happy: [...]Liza
300 posts!!! Good grief. 65 more to go… Here is a poem Laz put up on the ultra listserv about the Big Backyard Ultra. —– Forwarded Message —– From: lazarus <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: ultra List <email@example.com> Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 4:17:27 AM EDT Subject: 68 hours: [...]Liza
I paced CJ from 9pm-ish to 4am- ish and it was fun and she was wonderful, but now I am toast. Here’s an article to read about one of the campers who will be coming to trail camp in November while I make my way back to San Antonio. “He was a flunk-out from Texas A&M’s Aggie Guide Dogs and Service Dogs program—not because [...]Liza