• Currently- May 2019

    15 days ago - By The Non-Blonde

    House And Garden Spring Furnishing Cover by L. V. Carroll, May 1919
    I'm sneaking this one in just hours before the end of May. I waited for Game of Thrones to be over so I could exorcize it from my mind and read things other than recaps. Yes, the last two seasons should have been a full ten episode each, yes, there was no payoff to several story threads, and true- the Night King ended up being pretty lame (the actor, Vladimir Furdik, is a delight, though). Still, the ending did make sense in the grand scheme of Westerosy things, and as long as Brienne and Davos are alive and well I'm...
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  • Currently- Very End of June 2019

    Currently- Very End of June 2019

    15 days ago - By The Non-Blonde

    Book
    I spent a couple of hours in the middle of the night yesterday reading a novella by Connie Willis- I Met a Traveller in an Antique Land. It's a quick read that pokes fun at people like me who believe wholeheartedly in digital books. I still adore the real thing in theory- smell, typeface, hardcovers- I just prefer the reading experience of the Kindle app on my iPad which allows me to read all night if I want to .
    Music
    I like the new Springsteen album and various other stuff, but I woke up this morning with Paula Cole's 1996 "I don't wanna wait" running through my head. It's famous...
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