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Writer of fiction, chronicler of foibles, wrangler of chaos. Newly-minted librarian & Yankee expat in Edinburgh.
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  • Day 38 of Project 365: Choice paralysis. 33 minutes ago I thought I had prepared myself for possible points of reverse culture shock. Then I wandered into the candy aisle of our local Walgreens, pictured bottom-right in today’s photo. All I wanted was a pack of mints. There were so many different mints to choose from, and they were right next to a...
  • Day 37 of Project 365: Two of my favorite things. 1 day ago Bubble tea and board games are two of my favorite things. Writing from: a quiet room in Marin. Listening to: the soft churn of tumble-drying laundry.Filed under: Foibles Tagged: bubble tea, games, Project 365
  • Day 36 of Project 365: Queen Z. 2 days ago Yeah, we’re so worried about how Zen is acclimating. Eleven days after the big move and she’s bossing the other cats around and hogging all the best sunshine spots. I spent most of the day working on a single job application. I may be overthinking it. Time to curl up with Matt Haig’s lovely...
  • Day 35 of Project 365: Really got a hold on me. 3 days ago Today I visited the main branch of the San Francisco Public Library. I enjoyed a warm welcome from former coworkers and it was wonderful to be back in their company. But after an hour, the tenor of the reunion changed: I became desperately sad, missing it all so much, then overcome with the...
  • Day 34 of Project 365: Emerald. 4 days ago The day I feared has arrived: one of the three fountain pens I filled right before Day 20 ran out of ink. (This photo-a-day project is handy because now I know how much ink my Conklin All-American holds, in days, which is more useful to me than milliliters.) Luckily for me, I married a man…

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