Monthly Archives: January 2014

Work

  I’m not finished work not – not even close. Who knew that an MBA was so much work? Oh – not my MBA – someone else’s – and even MBAs have to be well written. Terrific project. Happily I … Continue reading

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Almost the end of January

Here’s what I really like: a frantically busy day (well – maybe frantic is overstating the case just a bit) followed by an evening with a slow next day. So what happens is I get the best of both worlds: … Continue reading

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Incinerators and other Bandaids

Well, I think that yesterday I hinted it might be time to tackle the garbage issue that is hovering over Nanaimo like a late February rain cloud. It’s really quite simple: we have garbage. A private company wants to build … Continue reading

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Fog

I’m sure I’ve said this before, but it bears repeating: I think I am inherently lazy. ON a day like this (Sunday, foggy, nothing pressing on the agenda) I just wish I could stretch out time, right along with stretching … Continue reading

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The Cowpath again

Okay hikers – listen – I know the Cowpath is not what you would call a “strenuous” hike – only one or two hills that will get your heart rate going – but it’s just such a very beautiful walk … Continue reading

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Happy Friday

I’m sitting in front of my computer, kind of doing a sitting happy dance. I wonder: when I finally retire one day, will anything come along to replace the happiness and satisfaction I get from work? So – the number … Continue reading

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The Eyes Have It

My eyes are beginning to see normally again. What I hate about visiting my ophthalmologist is the dilation part – although, being driven home at night is quite surreal – halos and starbursts around all the lights. And then I … Continue reading

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Quiet Hump Day

I like to keep informed – and this is a good day to do some reading, given that I have no big stories to write until this afternoon. Now, when I say I “like” to keep informed, I mean that … Continue reading

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Frustrated

I know I’ve written about this before: as a matter of fact, I have, more accurately, whined about this before – but I simply get so damned frustrated when I’m blown off for an interview, especially when I’ve gone to … Continue reading

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Sunshine

AS happens so frequently on this blog, today is mostly about photos. How can it not be? The day was warm and sunny (in January! Hurrah!) so of course I took Abby out for an extra-long walk with camera in … Continue reading

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