A pause in funny

No funny this week, I’m afraid.  We got the news that Bayla — she’s the sleepy pooch up at the top of these pages — has a tumor in her abdomen that is doing nasty things to her insides.  “You’ll know when it’s time,” the vet said, and that time will probably come within a week.

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The man on the train and my earphones, Part 2

The man on the train
The man on the train. Yes, I know, I’ve used this photo before, but I promise, this really is the man on the train.

Last week I set out to tell you about the man on the train, but I got distracted by that whole episode with my headphones. I’d tell you how that turned out, but I’m still too annoyed to talk about it.

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Thursday

What my Thursday looked like on Monday
What my Thursday looked like on Monday

I’ve decided to post new things on Thursday, because Thursday is the most ambitiously lazy day there is. It’s too late in the week to get anything meaningful done, and too early to start screwing off like it’s Friday.

So, new stuff on Thursday. Unless I forget, or the dog has another seizure (which happened last week, and wasn’t that fun?), or a butterfly goes by and I get distracted, or some new model railroad thing I ordered arrives in the mail and I have to spend half a day staring at it and maybe moving it around the desk while making soft train noises when I am sure no one but the dog is watching. Continue reading “Thursday”