Happy birthday to my beloved feste_sylvain
Also happy birthday to awfief
, and happy early birthday to sihaya09
, who advance a year over the weekend!State of the 'Song
Slept decently until 4, at least. Difficult to haul my ass out of bed today.Internet! Another Cat Needs Help!Buddy needs his thyroid nuked
! There's an auction and the opportunity to donate directly.Responses to Elizabeth Moon
If you read nothing else today, read this post
and this post
.Just One Link TodayOn dating a writer
. Yep, it's all true.Daily ScienceWater is critical to human life, but also plays an important role in the life of stars and their planetary systems. As a gas, water helps to cool collapsing clouds of interstellar material so that they can form new stars.Friday Memeage!Wearing
: Jeans and a 3/4 purple shirt with interesting beaded neckline. Earrings by sihaya09
, necklace by kythryne
: Who Fears Death
by Nnedi Okorafor.Writing
: I'm in the planning stages of two short stories; I'll have time to work on them next week.Knitting
: I need to bust out the last four rows on that baby blanket and the last 1.6 of the other baby blanket, but I have started another Arabella shawl in deep blue/purple Malabrigo Sock. I know, I want autumn colors, but that one was clamoring to be done first.Planning
: Oh here we go.
Today: Crazy workday, probably nap. Great Big Sea concert with Adam tonight, potentially preceded by dinner with Jake.
Saturday: Baking Crack Pie and Schadenfreude Pie for Mark's birthday. Strange Horizons reading at Pandemonium at 2 (which I'll post more about later). Mark's birthday party.
Sunday: Back-to-school shopping with Elayna. Charity knitting birthday party for Pilar. Potentially helping hammercock
with the move after that, as I'll already be in Davis Square. Potentially going to RiverSing if I am not near collapse.