Archive for April, 2016

From Mistakes Were Made

Saturday, April 16th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

One shot from yesterday's Mistakes Were Made 2.0 event. Pictured are: Peter Sachs Collopy, media historian and Mellon Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Digital Humanities Program at the University of Southern California, the moderator Finn Brunton, Assistant Professor ...

Spring Cleaning After

Friday, April 15th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

I took a picture of the new litterbox in the exact same spot on my desk, but it wasn't catching the light properly. You couldn't see how pretty the sparkles look. This angle gives you some idea. I've got just ...

Spring Cleaning

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I'm doing my annual Spring Cleaning about a month early this year, because I really, really, really feel like having an immaculately clean apartment. And I want flowers. (I always buy myself flowers when I'm done.) One thing I ...

St. Vincent’s Hospital and Triangle Shirtwaist Survivors

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I spent part of the morning reading interviews of Triangle Shirtwaist Fire survivors. Prepare to have your heart broken. From survivor Mary Mary Domsky-Abrams. Why isn't this story more known and these men lionized for losing their lives trying ...

Still Longing for Snow but I Love Spring, Too

Monday, April 11th, 2016 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I'm planning a day off for myself. I wish I had picked a day with better weather. As I type it's getting darker and darker and darker ... but I need a break today, so I will plan ...