Kuiper joined our family today. He flew in from Oklahoma, and he’s taking over, as one would expect from a puppy. Adorable doesn’t begin to cover it, and Lyra is handling her jealous big sister thing reasonably well. She’ll get the hang of it eventually, I think. Watching them, however, I see so much of […]Read more "Enter the puppy"
Something didn’t agree with me. I usually have an iron constitution, but something went awry late last night. No fun, and made me achy and gunshy to eat anything all day long. Bleh. Dog Brain is the only thing in play when you get socked in with something like that. Your body doesn’t want to […]Read more "Nope."
Spent a lovely day with my parents. They joined Lyra and I at the dog park, followed by lunch and a trip to the Subaru dealership just to look at their crossover line (where we met a salesman who used to live in Wimberly and Marble Falls, of all places), and finally refreshing my rainbow […]Read more "Rainbows and Subarus"
Had my Level 2 improv showcase tonight, and I felt like it went really well. The charge I get on that kind of stage is unlike the music charge but is equally intoxicating. It’s kind of weird how utterly nerve-wracked and in my own head I get when I sing solo, but making with the […]Read more "Stage charge"
I’m getting sort of caught up on some things at work, which is always a nice feeling. Cat Brain’s feeling pretty good about finding things on the list to cross off. At the very least, Cat Brain grudgingly accepts that perhaps I’m not entirely the bum it’s assuming my lack of list-completion has led it […]Read more "Tiny catch up steps"
Started Level 3 today, though our Level 2 Showcase isn’t until Friday. A group from the previous round of classes is joining us for their second go at Level 3, so now it’s a much larger group. I’m excited for the chance to work with new people, and the first night was a complete blast. […]Read more "Improverlap"
So there was the crazy speculation from yesterday that turned into more rational possibilities, though still with pins and needles waiting. Planes. Also, Squirrel Brain just spinning out trying to imagine every possible future and make the one it wants most happen. Then my parents got to town for a visit. The timing’s a teeny […]Read more "Planes, trains, and automobiles"