Adventure Boots

On February 16th, 1923, Howard Carter officially opened Tutankhamun‘s tomb. Maybe a bit before, unofficially. I wore my adventure boots. And pretended I am a character in Fortune & Glory. Here’s the boots, but I hate that I can’t just

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Bribery on the 15th

Today my brain decided to stop. Such cool birthdays today, so many possibilities for clothing and also things to write about. Susan B. Anthony I’ve lately come across a couple mentions of this phenomenon – lady says a thing, gets ignored;

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Soft & Bitter

It’s Valentine’s Day. Several years ago, I decided to believe in Santa Claus. This year, my psychiatrist won’t shut up about how I do not trust. I’m thinking my long-standing hatred of Valentine’s Day connects to all that not-trusting. So,

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Tesla Rocks

The UN has a radio station. And they made February 13 World Radio Day. Here’s the opening paragraph from the History page (with links added by me): “Since its origins, radio has been shown to be the most useful medium

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Dead Earrings

I “enjoyed” this.

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Weekday Weekend

View this post on Instagram My pre-coffee treat. A post shared by sadimac Flopsy (@drflopsy) on Jan 10, 2014 at 1:12pm PST My weekend falls on Tuesday/Wednesday, when everything is open, and it fills up fast. Lots of plans, but

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I Choke

(Again, written on the 10th, not the 11th) 84 years ago today, E. L. Konigsburg joined us. E. L. Konisburg. E. L. Konisburg! E. L. KONISBURG!!!!!!!!!! She published Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth and From the Mixed-Up Files

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