I have never lived alone. It’s a strange thing to realize at my age but it’s true. I think it’s interesting when I think in terms of my writing. My characters oftentimes start off living alone because they’re already “established” and have the means to live alone. Yet I have never lived alone. So what… Read More TWITL – week thirty-eight – a bit of solitude
MUSIC Tyler Rich – Two Thousand Miles – Tyler’s debut album dropped on Friday, September 4th. I LOVE that he announced it on Monday and we only had to wait until the end of the week to have it in our ears. Of course I love it. Of course I spent the whole day Friday… Read More TWITL – week thirty-six – #TwoThousandMiles
My latest Funko arrived this week. It’s The Child (aka Baby Yoda until someone reveals that little critter’s name) from The Mandalorian. I actually bought two so that I could bring one to work. He’s so cute! I might have to bring home a Funko or two from work. It might be getting a little… Read More TWITL – week thirty-two – last week of break
MOVIES Jojo Rabbit – Is it weird to say that a movie about a young boy indoctrinated by Nazi ideology is rather sweet and heartfelt? I enjoyed this movie very much. It was funny and ridiculous and gut-wrenching and hopeful. Very well done… Doctor Sleep – We watched the director’s cut of this movie, which… Read More TWITL – week thirty-one – it’s already August?
I’m quite sure I’m going to regret not taking some time off during this summer break. I can already tell, as I’m writing on this Sunday early evening. I’m back to going to going to the office five days a week starting tomorrow. What is work going to be like with everyone back at the… Read More TWITL – week twenty-seven – out and about
Summer is upon us! It’s a strange sort of summer without baseball to watch on tv or concerts to attend or fireworks to oooh and aaah over on the hillside behind my cousin’s house. Nature doesn’t care that we should social distance, wear masks, wash our hands all the time. No, the sun keeps shining,… Read More TWITL – week twenty-six – early summer days
Tyler Rich – “Feels Like Home” – Tyler’s new single dropped on Friday and GO LISTEN! Click on the link, stream the heck out of it, buy it, share it. Pour yourself a drink and memorize the words so you can belt it out with your friends. I love that the first time I heard… Read More TWITL – week twenty-five – #FeelsLikeHome by @TylerRichMusic & other musings
My days of working from home are numbered. We’re set to return to the office full time in July. I think I’m going to miss working from home. It’s much more relaxing even though I do try to keep to a routine even when at home. SPORTS Super Rugby Aotearoa began this past weekend! My… Read More TWITL – week twenty-four – meandering musings