TWITL – week twenty-one – something I had to say

TWITL – week twenty-one – something I had to say

You know how you have to sometimes have those uncomfortable conversations with your family or friends? It’s an interesting thing when it’s in the context of an online chat. You get the time to really think about what you want to say and to compose it in what is hopefully a constructive way. Most of…

TWITL – week twenty – I’m not giving up my @

TWITL – week twenty – I’m not giving up my @

It’s first come, first served when it comes from your profile names on social media. Everyone knows that, right? So why do people think they can ask or demand or give a sad story for the name you chose as your profile name? I don’t go around contacting all the people who have “Valerie” as…

TWITL – week nineteen – cherry picking

TWITL – week nineteen – cherry picking

After a week of summer-like weather, Saturday morning was nice and cool. My cousins came out to pick some cherries and we met them at one of the ranches. We have lived out this way for over a decade but we’ve never gone cherry picking. It was a little chilly to start but it warmed…

TWITL – week eighteen – so much warm sunshine

TWITL – week eighteen – so much warm sunshine

Why does it feel like spring doesn’t last as long as it should out this way? I would love two weeks straight of temperatures in the 70s. Is that too much to ask? Apparently it is because these days are in the 80s or even warmer. Alas! The work week after my birthday was only…

TWITL – week seventeen – half a century

TWITL – week seventeen – half a century

Happy Birthday to me! I spent the day off from work. I watched Captain America Civil War then Thor Ragnarok. Just had to get my MCU fix because if this was any other year, I would have probably been at the movie theatre watching the latest MCU movie. I did get out of the house…