home, Spring

what a day. [105.365]

Snow (or rather, "ice pellets") on our steps. It was 80 yesterday. Go home, April, you're drunk, basically. This cold that M gave me is utterly kicking my ass, and I had a busy teaching day. My two normal classes, plus 3 conferences with students, which meant I had to be "on" (and talking, which… Continue reading what a day. [105.365]

family, home

constant companion. [104.365]

M brings this alligator with her EVERYWHERE these days. It was a gift from Oliver, the then-5-year-old son of my parents' friends (sort of a pseudo-cousin to M), back when M was 4 months old. He chose well! Every time I ask M what her alligator's name is, she tells me "Alligator", so I guess… Continue reading constant companion. [104.365]