Monthly Archives: August 2017

The Chair

When I was packing up my home office to move, it became obvious that the massive chair that faced my computer and monitors would not fit in the allotted space in The New Place. The chair, throne-like, was almost 40 … Continue reading

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I forgot to go to chemo this morning, mostly because yesterday evening something heavy came out of the bottom of a box I was carrying and fell on my foot. By morning I was pretty sure I’d broken my big … Continue reading

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TNP (The New Place)

I have not yet put anything up on the walls of The New Place (TNP). The dozens of paintings and prints I moved from my former house remain stacked in boxes. The walls are bare. My lease says I cannot … Continue reading

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Eleven Very Good Reasons Not To Write

It is time to get back to work. There are books to be finished and books to be started. Three short stories beckon, as does a play that I think may be pretty good if I get around to writing … Continue reading

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Update

This is the first opportunity I have had to write since moving into the new apartment. Yesterday Arielle came over and took charge for a couple of hours. When she left, the place was cleaner, a bit more organized, and … Continue reading

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Out, Damned Pots

After a while I just start throwing stuff into boxes. A week ago, maybe even yesterday, it mattered that things be packed carefully. Now I no longer care. The movers can break all this kitchen crap and I won’t blink. … Continue reading

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Once More, with Feelings

The scavenging for boxes, the selecting, packing and stacking of my belongings,  are almost done. My bedroom’s five bookshelves are empty. I haven’t gone through the chest of drawers, but I figure that should be easy. Clothing will go into two deep … Continue reading

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