May 26th, 2010

20111112, Marilee

Strange Sleeping Time Again

I'd planned to sleep at 6am and get up at 2pm. But I was still awake at 7am and came out to have the other half of the sandwich I had earlier (couldn't finish it). I petted Spirit until 7:30am and went back and read more* until 9am. When I woke up a bit before 2pm, I just turned the alarm off and slept until 5pm.

*It turns out that it's the formal writing that had thrown me. The earlier book didn't have so much of it, but I could see where the writing for the newer book came from. So I plan to finish the newer book.

I usually take trash and recycling out on Wednesday, but 5pm is when it's the hottest (90F today) so I'll see about taking it out tomorrow -- maybe early in the morning before I go to bed. I'm going to try pushing forward tonight -- after all, 9am is 16 hours from when I got up, so maybe I can get a couple more. Maybe I'll be sleeping in the recliner with Spirit, we'll see.

In Good Housekeeping's interview with Michelle Obama, she says Mother's Day requires fries.

Martin Gardner's obituary from the WashPost.