I've been trying to get my Dad to start a blog for awhile now. Or at least guest-post on here. Dad needs to blog for lots of reasons. The main one being, dude is too verbose for Facebook. Today, he posted this: 32 years ago today - 31.03.81 @ 12:50 local time in Dallas, Texas - … Continue reading My Dad Needs A Blog
A dear friend just sent me this list of The 50 Most Romantic Things That Ever Happened. Because, y'know, stuff like that makes me melt, these days. Anyway, Sarge walked in as I was scrolling through. 'I'm going to leave the room while you look at these,' I said. When I returned, Sarge said, 'I'd … Continue reading Numbers 51-52
Or, book reviews that are one sentence. Or one line, depending on your definition of 'sentence'. Work with me. Chicken With Plums - I fell asleep in the middle, and woke up by the end. Death at La Fenice - The start of my new favourite series. The Fault in Our Stars - I might have … Continue reading One Sentence Book Reviews
Later today, I'm heading to Skye in a flatbed truck. Yes, really. I'll come back with several blog posts that started out in my journal. And I've also packed my travel notebooks, so stay tuned for lots more words. For now, my previous island escapades can be found here and here. And with that, I … Continue reading Gone Fishin’
Yesterday marked 99 days until Sarge and I get married. Not long after I realised we are down to double-digits, I shared the countdown on Facebook, and then I read this article about changing your last name after marriage. Or not. I saw it on a friend's wall (as you do) and posted it on … Continue reading The Great Hyphenation
Dearest You, A year ago today, I put on a dress, prayed to the angels and asked you to marry me. Thank you for telling me to get up off the floor and giving me an empty box. It's the best empty box I ever got. And this coming from a girl who collects empty boxes. … Continue reading Dear Sarge, I’m Sorry I Lied.