Tuesday, January 31, 2017

I am ready for another evening of excitement as I turn on the evening news.  So what has Trump done now?

Monday, January 30, 2017

Sunny warm day and now evening is dark and it is close to time for sleep.  Too much news on the TV tonight.  I hope I sleep.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Went to an ACLU meeting this afternoon to hear one of the attornies talk about Trump and the immigration problem.  He said he was missing Bush and Chaney.  They were mild compared to Trump.  Sigh

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Fear and politics are creeping into my life again. What is an effective and reasonable protest?  Three postcards a day maybe?

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Saw the movie, Grandma with a friend today. Heater on, sun going down, still winter.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Had a road trip to Marina. Checked out the ocean and beach and the airport and the wetlands.  Finally found the best place for our writing class to meet in Marcy.

Monday, January 23, 2017

I am anxious to hear the news tonight to see what new horrible thing has happened.  Maybe I will be surprised.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

If I could walk I too would have been out in the .street today. Such joy, such hope

Thursday, January 19, 2017

My insurance agent called again to my answering machine.  Don't I realize what a dangerous world we live in.  Come talk to us so we can make sure you are fully covered.  I never answer these calls. it is too dangerous.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Tonight the wind is rising.  I have my emergency light ready in case the power goes out.  We will see.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

We have had several days of sunshine and now the rain is returning.Are we the new Portland?

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Listen to a group of musicians jam together at Asilomar.  They come together on Sunday afternoons. Mostly older folks, celtic and folk music. After an hour I was ready to leave.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Lots of traffic in Carmel.  Drove slowly along Carmel Beach over to lagoon.  The Carmel River is full and pouring into the ocean.  I want to go back.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Sat in the sun today for a few minutes. warm, peaceful.  then I went back to work.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Sometimes when I get angry it stays with me fr a long time.  I ruminate and ponder and fume all to no good end. And then one day the anger leaves on its own.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Just saw that Dervla Murphy is still writing books about her travels.  She is in her 80's  I thought she was long gone but no, I just ordered her latest book A MONTH BY THE SEA Encounters in Gaza.  I love her work.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Stormy day continues. I know the cherry trees are ready to bloom once the rain stops.  Spring comes early here.

Monday, January 9, 2017

Another rainy day.  busy but can't really say what I did.  the day is gone and so is my memory of it.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

I am reading Michael Lewis book, THE UNDOING PROJECT. the first chapter wasn't so interesting but now I am reading is with great interest.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

My sister is beginning her around the world cruise today.  I can't tell is I am jealous or not.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

More rain today.  My house is quiet as the relatives are flying home.  I miss them and I am glad to be alone.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Today is involuntary football watching with the family.  It turns out that I have the best TV in the neighborhood.so I am it.