The weather for today was mid 30's this morning, mid 70's by this afternoon. Then up to mid 80's by this weekend. Parka in the morning, followed by shorts? Yoiks... I think all of my plants have made it, however. I have some flowers and shrubbery out for decoration, they seem to have hardened off pretty well. (Pics soon...)
I have finally bought all the books recommended by one of the Detectives for my writing. I was waiting for the price to go down on Amazon (used-$182). It didn't. I was
So, I looked on eBay, without much hope. Hey. There it is... $25? I cleaned my glasses, carefully, then read again. $25. HUUUUSSSBANNND!
So, I have the first of the books, now I am able to read them in order, and some of the material in the later books I was reading might make some more sense... And I have to admit that Husband was right.
See, it's in print. Husband was right. And he isn't even smug about it... :)
Well, today should be nice, I think. I have my receptionist bit, and I am writing a letter to my Grandmother, haven't written to her for a bit. Mostly to thank her for letting me use her fountain pens, I have three pens with storage, and one dip style pen of hers. I also have one that I found, that I'd used for drawing in college. So, now I just need to get more ink, and I will be able to start using them again. Hopefully without the inked fingers I seem so good at making for myself...
Oddly I have found when I write with a fountain pen, I don't press as hard, and I can write longer, as my hands don't cramp. It also looks cool, and we all know that's important,
I am not quite ready for clay tablets yet, but you never know...