thinking about countertops

Saturday, March 21, 2009


Friends keep saying granite is over and I’m fine with that.
Debating acrylic or butcher block. I tend to lean to the latter option.


Friday, March 20, 2009


So happy to get the chairs, cushions and lights back out for spring.
It feels official now.

In other commentary, this image reminds me that either the barstools need to go,
or they need a real bar to pony up to…



I’m sparing viewers the rest of the outfit.

first flowers from the yard

Thursday, March 19, 2009


napkin note from today’s meeting

Wednesday, March 18, 2009


quarters on the lawn

Tuesday, March 17, 2009


St. Patrick’s Day.
Students of Miami University in Oxford Ohio bring Quarters Tournaments outside.

Night-Duty Nurse

Monday, March 16, 2009

Night-Duty Nurse

I received a special treat in the mail, the inspiration behind this volley in a Layer Tennis match
between myself and the formidable Shaun Inman.

Thank you Grettir!

And if you need to know what this pulp title was about, the blurb is available on his site, Tiny Pineapple.


Sunday, March 15, 2009


I thought things were getting blurry, and the optometrist agreed that my prescription could use an adjustment.
Thing is, I could either get bifocals, or simply remove my glasses when using the computer — which is confusing, but works.