Today’s Aside

Elsewhere around the Blog-O-Spehere: TOP TEN TUESDAY — Top Ten authors I automatically buy REVIEW: THE SILENCED — My thoughts on Anders de la Motte’s excellent novel LIFE AFTER DEATH — An article on Medium, about the passing of my parents AUTUMN IN QUEBEC CITY — Thoughts and photos from autumn last year GAIL Z…. Continue reading

I Swear by God!

My poor suffering partner goes to work every day, next door, in our crowded little office. And spends their day working in Microsoft TEAMS, doing meetings with people who are supposed to be AGILE working in a SCRUM, finding solutions for problems usually caused by someone’s lack of knowledge in any given area. And it… Continue reading

Busy, Busy Bee, Building …

Well, I haven’t been building a hive or a  nest, but if you’ve wondered where I’ve been these last few days—aside from couch surfing after a nasty fall—I’ve been re-building the BOOK BLURB website. Yes, again. I’ve decided after much deliberation to put all my book reviews and have all my book-related posts over there,… Continue reading

Day #100

It’s official. I have been in self isolation—quarantine/lockdown/seclusion—for ONE HUNDRED DAYS! The time is actually longer, as the last time we were out, was Saturday, March 7th, for my birthday lunch at the Cachon Dingue restaurant. Where I remember having the most delicious eggs bene with home cured/baked ham and pan-fried potatoes and onion. And… Continue reading

Today’s Aside

I’ve given up BOOK BLURB—and posting my reviews on a separate blog—given I had only two followers there, and only one person commented (Thank you Jonetta!) I’m guessing it was one blog too far, given everyone is busy with life these days. I am consolidating and will, from now on, be posting all my book… Continue reading