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Archive for May, 2008

2:30 AM AGAIN!

Yeesh. I can’t wait for this jet lag to get over! On the other hand, I had lots of quiet time to drink coffee and journal and do a background for a new collage I’m planning. I’m just not getting any work done. (Sorry, Joan. Next week, I promise!)

Although the rain continues, I’m not complaining. The purple and white lilacs are blooming, and the peonies are getting ready to burst open. In London, I had peonies in the hotel room the whole time–lovely pink ones, fanning out to the size of bread plates. Not having a vase large enough

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Hello, Wall

Well, I woke up at 2:30–AGAIN–and puttered with my art work for a while. Even the dogs were still asleep!

I’m a seasoned world-traveler, but I’ve been out of the loop for a while, and I’d forgotten about jet-lag. Therefore, I was unprepared when it hit me like the proverbial Mack truck.

It’s raining today, so I don’t think the barometric pressure is helping me, either. Alas. We need the water to make our lovely countryside green, and life goes on. A load of hay is arriving this morning for the horses. I will light the fireplace, make a cup

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Though the term “stick ’em up” is widely used in Western films, it wasn’t actually coined until the 1930’s.