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Showing posts from September, 2014

Giant Feather for Inspiration

So you don't know, because I haven't posted in quite a while, but for my birthday Lady Ronn and my boys cleared out the small upstairs bedroom and moved my desk and such back in there. I have an office again. Lady Ronn, promises to let me know if I begin to abuse my time in said office. I haven't fully made it mine, but I think my eclectic stuff and the Travel Room stuff make for a not unpleasant little space to call my own. I know, I need to stain the two pieces of furniture that I built, that'll happen soon. And I need to get some blinds for the window to stop the glare on my sceens. Oh so very many plans for this space. I picked up a new chair. My Aeron chair broke and they're very expensive to fix. So I'm going old school with a wooden bankers chair. The stain is much more red than what it looked on amazon.... but I like it. And it's pretty comfy. So what does all this have to do with a giant feather? Well, let me tell you. I have an office so that I can

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Quotable Octavia E. Butler

“You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence.” —Octavia E. Butler

Happy Labor Day

With Labor Day comes the end of summer, or so I am told. I imagine there won't be any snow until late November, so there's still plenty of opportunities to mow the lawn. Ah well, it was a good summer. Lots got done. Let's all put away our white clothes for another three seasons. Here's a Labor Day quote for you. Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. --Thomas A. Edison