Monthly Archives: October 2012

First Snow: Mixed Feelings

Thursday night, huge thick flakes fell on the cemetery behind my office building, and stuck in the green grass for a day or so.  The yellow leaves continued to fall, as did the temperature. It’s been a lovely autumn, despite … Continue reading

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Second 10k!

Another personal best!  It’s so easy to do when you have only run two races.  This time, I ran 56:43, a minute or so faster than my first [Done! (58:22)]. Hasselbyloppet was kind of a hike to get to, and … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon run in the park

Fall leaves! Cold, clear, blue sky!  Tons of herons at the rookery! What a day for a 10k.  Thank goodness it wasn’t a race, as I had to stop many times to take photos. At one point, I even had … Continue reading

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In defense of the desire for stuff

So, if you read my last post, I have to tell you: I’m a hypocrite. You probably know this already.  You can tell from my many trips to Myrorna and secondhand loppis (flea markets), in search of treasures at low costs, that … Continue reading

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Consuming desire

I’m about to natter on about Stuff again — having it, wanting it, getting rid of it.  All of it. You probably know already that I’m really cheap (I’m not exactly rolling in dough, and I live in one of … Continue reading

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