Archive for January, 2018

I’m Missing a lot of Work

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I'm home from work while a workman tries to put my bathroom back together. In addition to the joys of being waterless, and now shower-less, I've missed so many training days at the ASPCA Hospital. It was going ...

The Torture of Author Photos

Monday, January 29th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

My publisher asked for a new author photo. At 61, it's hard to get a decent shot anymore. Here's what I sent them, but god knows. They suggested something with a slight angle and not so head on, and maybe ...

Sob. Whimper. Curling up in a ball now.

Monday, January 29th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

The current state of my bathroom. I'm waiting to hear if anyone is going to come back to finish the work! On the bright side, the water is back on so I can do everything except shower. ...

No Water

Saturday, January 27th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

My bathroom is even more torn up, I have no water, and I have a bad cold. Thank God for my neighbor Beth, who is letting me use her bathroom and her sink to wash dishes. The workman are supposed ...

Why I Can’t Have Nice Things

Thursday, January 25th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

There's a leak in one of the pipes in my bathroom and it's steadily dripping into the apartment downstairs. I had to take off work yesterday, and I have to stay home again tomorrow. These pipes are over 100 years ...