Monday, May 9, 2011

TECHNOLOGY UPDATE

I am some sort of technology maven, sitting here with an iMac, a MacBook Air, an iPod Nano, an iPhone, a 750 gig back up hard disk, and two optical disk drives. Watch me work! Watch me waste time is more like it. I must admit it: I am enjoying the damn iPhone. I have been taking lots of pictures with the kitties. 

What I like about this photo is that Miep's expression is kind of like mine in the photo behind her head, taken was I was a wee thing. It is about my favorite picture of me, and it says it all: I am sitting in my underwear on the backporch, one shoe off, one on, with a big cat on my lap and an expression of skepticism.

Miep is hard to photograph because she always wants to interact with you. I was following her down. She went outside on the fire escape this morning, walked upstairs to John, Mel, and Tupelo's apartment, climbed in the window, and took a dump in Tupie's box. Perhaps for the novelty of it?



It's photosynthesis season for the cats again. Like Gerry and the Pacemakers, Cooder will follow the sun.


I almost never get any good shots like this. Love it.

So, only a couple more days left and this one was largely, but not entirely, unproductive. I'm in good spirits, though. That's something! And my mom has been reading my blog and I inspired her to throw away a piece of furniture that was ugly and dust-collecting, something I have been wanting her to get rid of for years. Huzzah. And tomorrow IS another day.

2 comments:

  1. I should be grading spanish tests and andean papers but I have been wasting time reading about a Mexican priest who fathered children and molested them. Also, allegations about Osama and herbal Viagra. I like your phone pictures. I have one of those little verizon jobbies that takes photos, small ones, and texts, and that's about it. I don't have i pod, etc., but enjoy listening to things on Itunes. Soon I'll go off to the first tai chi class of the week. Glad you're feeling more cheerful.

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  2. I'm decompressing from several difficult days with my teen, while she's off (I hope) at dance class, by reading your recent blogs & looking at your kitty pics. They're terrific. I myself have an imac (which we 3 share when we're not on our laptops), a macbk, ipod, and a cheap oldish cell phone that takes pics, though I've forgotten how, and I can't put them on my laptop anyway, but I have a camera for that. Thanks for helping redirect my brain.

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