Monthly Archives: April 2011

just slightly

It took until about 10am this morning, then I looked at the woman behind the counter at my café and said, “You know, I’ve just got this thin layer of ‘pissed off’ floating just behind my eyes today and there … Continue reading

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kitty sleep

it is a myth, I tell you, a myth an old wive’s tale a lie that cat’s sleep 18 hours a day. Or at least, MK never read that chapter. Besides running around at high speed and burning the candle … Continue reading

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the tax collector

I surprised myself yesterday, when sitting to write, I forgot that I had written about 5 more pages of the section – forgot because I would get to one part that was such a mess I would go “Oh God” … Continue reading

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Laineta on the Wave

After two weeks of practically killing myself to get things under control, I was surprised to find myself with several smooth hours to sit and write on the City. My crazy writer’s group meets next Saturday and I am do … Continue reading

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sit and think

Yesterday I had the opportunity to attend the annual Good Friday Walk to End Hunger and Homelessness. Years ago (it’s been going on for 33 years) it started as a Roman Catholic thing, but it has expanded to become ecumenical. … Continue reading

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deep in the land of duh

Yesterday was one of those days that began just fueled by resentment and grumpiness, mostly because I was still tired and didn’t feel that well and it was windy and colder than I, ruler of the universe, deemed it should … Continue reading

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top of the hill

I have been running, running, running for two weeks now to stay on top of things and get a grip on everything else and yesterday I passed the first milestone and then promptly fell asleep at 8pm. I have my … Continue reading

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psychoanalysis of a mad kitten

I had one of those mornings where I stopped what I was doing and sat, watching the mad kitten, as she was totally off in her own world and just wondered, what on earth a) is going through her mind? … Continue reading

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midnight oil

Technically, I plan on burning some midnight oil tonight but realistically I think I will blog, go to bed and just get up ridiculously early. I feel like I am surrounded by little piles of paper – there is the … Continue reading

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I’m sure there will be protests

Last week there was a small blip in the news, one of the back page stories that people tend not to pay attention to that dealt with something that has not happened yet – but when it does, I am … Continue reading

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