Daily Archives: September 12, 2009

12
Sep

truly b.e.t.t.e.r!

What a difference a day makes.This is what’s left of the old bed I’ve been sleeping on. The spring is left over from Tracy’s first bed, which finally broke after twenty-one years, and two daughters. We had hoisted it up off the floor with 8 milk crates for the past two years. The mattresses came […] Read the Rest…

12
Sep

paying off

Darling daughter, Mikelle, is visiting for the weekend. She had a dentist appointment and then has cut hair, non-stop, for friends and even a former-friend. [that’s another story!] Anyway, I heisted her camera, ran to Wal-Mart in the next town, and got a Targus card-reader to upload some pics. Here she is with good friend […] Read the Rest…

12
Sep

ditty

I got my mother’s bedroom furniture when she died — something I’ve always dreamed of owning. I remember when she lived in Evanston all those years ago, I would go into her room and admire her belongings. And I hated to think of the obvious: in order for me to have this beautiful furniture meant […] Read the Rest…