Archive for March, 2017

Poor Creatures

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

A friend suggested activated charcoal for the lingering scent in my apartment from that pipe/dead mouse/sewage, whatever it was. This is something you can find in the aquarium section of pet stores, apparently. While there, I saw so ...

Finney is Hanging in There

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

It's been five months since Finney had major surgery to remove a cancerous tumor. So far so good. I haven't seen any indications yet that the cancer has spread elsewhere. The hair has not grown completely back, ...

Thank you, Steve and Michelle!

Sunday, March 26th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

My friends Steve and Michelle gave me tickets to a Zombies concert last night. I'm embarrassed to admit I was not familiar with their album, ‎Odessey and Oracle. How is that possible? It's the album's 50th anniversary and ...

What did you do, Lizette Moritz?

Friday, March 24th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Every once in a while in my Blackwell's Island research I come across intriguing little bits like the ones below. (Actually, I come across trillions of them.) The superintendents and wardens on Blackwell's Island weren't allowed to fire any ...

Losing Bones Will Break My Heart

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

I always get so insanely attached to the characters on my favorite tv shows. I'll feel sad for days when a show I love is cancelled, or ends in a more friendly way. But losing the show Bones ...