Author Archives: merouda

Well, So Much for That. Also, Sewing.

Sometimes I struggle with sleeplessness. If I have an obligation, I cope until the obligation is met and then I slug it up until it is time to go back to bed. If I don’t have an obligation, I still … Continue reading

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They have arrived, and are having their pre-planting drink. These are from Baker Creek, with Old North Sea in the tall container and Scarlet in the smaller one. The stories behind them are nice, and they may be as close … Continue reading

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Restless, and photo collage documentation.

So, I was hoping to get my garden started. Not in this venue, but elsewhere, I have been busily bitching about how poor 2016 was for gardening, and I’d like 2017 to be better. There have been lots of lovely … Continue reading

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Death to 2016 II

Welcome 2017, and already you’re starting to look like a mirror image of 2016. This makes me sad. I have reached about the end of my ability to deal with 2016, and if 2017 is just going to be 2016 … Continue reading

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The Ninth of January, 2017.

I knew she was sick, but I did not know that she was that sick. Moraig has passed. That is an event that is worthy of the persona blog, don’t you think? It is a new year, and I want … Continue reading

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Ah, aging.

Me: Your hair is so beautiful. Thorvald: Yeah, but there is less of it. Me: That’s like saying my figure is beautiful, there is just more of it.

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A November Tuesday

Ed Note: Hillary has just been officially named the candidate for the democratic party. This entry is almost 10 years old. I resurrected it because, 10 years on, racists have no filters–they just open their mouths and use their fists. I pray that Hillary will win, simply because I read the … Continue reading

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