Loved, loved, loved Tina Fey’s book! Lots of great laughs, feminist advice, plus, the back jacket says “Tina Fey lives in Denver with her pet ferret, Jacoby.” Read it!
The chain-smoking chatterbox next door.
So the place next door is typically rented on a temporary basis of one to six months at a time (this is illegal, btw, but i like the owners)… Often the renters are fine, upstanding citizens sans yippy dogs… But last night, i returned home (from the bar) to hear a loud woman on the deck chatting it up on the phone. And, according to the significant other, chain smoking. Figure...
Meme of the day - influential teacher
in 7th and 8th grade, my primary teacher, Mrs. Bailey, had her own little library in the room. It was there where i read “Hiroshima” by John Hersey, “Johnny Got His Gun” by Dalton Trumbo, and “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson. Those books have stayed with me ever since and had a huge impact on my thinking.
High school ain't what it's all about →
it’s true i was homecoming queen - in a class with only eight girls - but i think it was supposed to be a joke. and of course i didn’t have a date. life improved massively when i made my escape!