We took the day off to go hiking at the arboretum. It was chilly but beautiful. 🙂

A messy tangle of evergreen trees and bushes. Shade and sun intermixed.

And that’s 50,000 words! 🏆 ✍🏼 Kudos to all the nanowrimo and blognovember participants.

Hmm. My mystery novel veered right off the outline again. 😃

Me: This is how the crime occurred.

🧠: lol no

Me: Here’s the guilty party.

🧠: nope!

Me: But…. I have plans!

🧠: (cracks knuckles)

Subconscious mind: 1 Conscious mind: 0

Santa Jaws was a pretty good “bad” movie. Now Amazon is recommending Llamageddon; it’s about a killer Llama from outer space.

I don’t know… Even I have limits. 😂

I just finished reading The Righteous Mind. Eye-opening! I’ll be thinking about this one for a long time. 📖

Book Cover: The Righteous Mind: Why good people are divided by politics and religion. By Jonathan Haidt.

Last night, I dreamed I was programming people. The French people weren’t working properly because my CSS classes were all wrong.


I’ve worked hard today, and I shall reward myself with (checks calendar) a three-hour HOA budget ratification meeting. (weeps)

These ads make me eye-roll so hard that I risk detaching my own retinas. 😏

An MBA ad that shows a woman holding up a cell phone. it says "Learn to be CEO of Mars" (the Red one)

It’s been a productive day. 🙂

  • I made final manuscript fixes to The Case of the Lady in the Luggage.

  • I finished the paperback wrap cover.

  • I enjoyed a walk in the rain with my sweetie.

  • We cleaned out the fridge, a chore we’d been putting off.

Now, it’s time to vegetate. 🛋