pondering pastimes

So what should I do this afternoon? study my Russian lesson? expand my online  book inventory? repot a thirsty “Wandering Jew?” walk in the garden, read a novel –write a poem? I could get lost on google… visit friends abroad…who probably are sleeping now, giving their blogs a rest. sit here and daydream? fix something for dinner… clean the garage? get out my zillions of … Continue reading pondering pastimes

Mad Woman (Still) Searching for Lost Things (2)

Previously I re-posted an article I wrote two years ago.    I haven’t learned much since, when it comes to finding lost things. The issue with the lost books from my inventory continues.    Yesterday’s book was right where it was supposed to be.   However, I won’t get complacent, because many of my books are not where I expect to find them.   The thing about that is … Continue reading Mad Woman (Still) Searching for Lost Things (2)

Mad Woman Searching for Lost Things

First published here in February 2015.    I do find this whole situation to be pertinent though…even now in August 2016….I guess I never learn! When I lose something…or more accurately have misplaced it…there is no rest for me or anyone near me, until the missing item has reappeared.  I do believe in the old prayer […]

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Missing Book finally Found

Here is something I wrote last week…sort of a poem/prayer…when I could not find a book that I had sold, and knew I had in my inventory.  My inventory has nearly two thousand books, all shelved in numerical order.     In theory, if I am looking for book number 452, it should be right there on the shelf between #451, and #453.   How easy is that?   … Continue reading Missing Book finally Found

Mad Woman Searching for Lost Things

First published here in February 2015.    I do find this whole situation to be pertinent though…even now in August 2016….I guess I never learn! When I lose something…or more accurately have misplaced it…there is no rest for me or anyone near me, until the missing item has reappeared.  I do believe in the old prayer to St. Anthony, the patron saint of lost things, or … Continue reading Mad Woman Searching for Lost Things