CharlieMC (charliemc) wrote,
CharlieMC
charliemc

  • Mood:

Napping and Reading...

Remember me mentioning that Marilyn and I needed pedicures? We still do. We didn't leave the house at all today.

Marilyn has been feeling under the weather for a few days now, poor thing. But really, it's little wonder. She's had a very hard year, to date.

I was saying at one point today that I couldn't understand why I was still so tired, but Marilyn quickly made it clear that we had good cause to be tired. It's obviously going to take more time for us to totally recover. I need to be patient, I guess. But it's really hard to do much at this point...

I did finish a Kindle YA (young adult) book today: "The Girl in the Wall" (by Daphne Benedis-Grab). I really enjoyed it! I thought the writing was good (if not perfect), and the plot was interesting. It was violent, but I wasn't bothered by it (though some of the reviews for the book made it clear that it wasn't okay with some readers). I would read this author again, and will check into her other work.

I did NOT write on my own story (sigh). I have only one day to finish it, which might not be enough time. I just couldn't motivat myself to sit at a computer and write, either yesterday or today. I'm a little disappointed in myself, but it's okay. I will get back to writing, but the timing for this competition wasn't that great for me...

Gosh, I still haven't written back to Rob and Jeff. Or to John (he wrote ages ago). And I need to call my friend Mark. I'm not usually such a bad friend...

That reminds me that I was going to send bday greetings to my long-time friend Sandy. Hasn't happened so far...

I hope I wake up energetic tomorrow!!!

Tags: 2014, book, exhausted, june-2014, kindle-paperwhite, marilyn, napping, reading, recommendation, sleep, tired
Subscribe

  • Reading! I Love It!

    A new favorite author — what a delight! Actually, coming BACK to reading after being away from it is sheer joy. I have spent my entire life reading…

  • Marilyn's Presentation -- the Murdock Talks

    Tonight Marilyn gave her presentation for the Murdock Talks at the Museum of the Oregon Territory on Tumwater Drive in Oregon City (run by the…

  • Marilyn is Sick

    Marilyn has been sick with a bug (flu?) since Wednesday. I mean really sick. I sat up with her all night (until 4:00) Wednesday night. (She on the…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment