Monthly Archives: December 2018

Fri. Dec. 14, 2018 – counting down the days

45F and wet.  After such a nice sunny warm day yesterday.  Yuck. It took 4 tries to start typing in this “block” using the new editor.  Don’t know what made it finally work, but the last thing I tried was … Continue reading

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Thur. Dec. 13, 2018 – wrote the whole thing

64F and damp with rain forecast…. In my drowsy pre-waking state, I wrote today’s whole post. It was a good one too. Too bad I can’t even remember the topic now that I’m awake…… I have some gainful employment this … Continue reading

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Wed. Dec. 12, 2018 – open thread

57F and wet, I think. Seems possible. Matches surrounding reporting. Crazy though. I’ve got nothing to say today. Drawing blanks. Maybe after breakfast…. n

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Tues. Dec. 11, 2018 – what are the chances?

33F and wet according to my sometimes working station. I really hope it didn’t freeze. I looked at the forecast last night to see if things needed to be covered and it looked like 37F at the lowest all week. … Continue reading

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Mon. Dec. 10, 2018 – time marches on

37F and wet. Yuck, yuck, yuck. Here we are, one third of the way through December, with Christmas, and the New Year rushing toward us. Even the rhythm of daily posts and elementary school doesn’t help me with my sense … Continue reading

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Sun. Dec. 9, 2018 – up late

45f and wet this am, but supposed to get some sun later. Stayed up late last night reading. Finished the 3rd book in Frank Horton’s Borrowed World series. It’s taken the characters a long time (3 books) to get to … Continue reading

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Sat. Dec. 8, 2018 – whew, that was a lot of rain

47F and dripping wet this am. We got a BUNCH of rain last night. Official county stations show high 4″s to mid 5″ rainfalls all over the county. Most of it was Northwest, with the least falling in the southeast. … Continue reading

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Fri. Dec. 7, 2018 – “”a date which will live in infamy.””

Posting this the night before, but I’m pretty sure it’s warmer and wet. No idea whether the attack was a sneak attack and one of the most dastardly treacheries of modern time, or a cynical manipulation of American sentiment to … Continue reading

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Thur. Dec. 6, 2018 – more funeral

Less cold, a bit drier. 53F this morning. Scanner already has traffic related to the visitation? Lying in state? Whatever will be going on w/ Former President Bush… I’m not moved. I can’t think of a much fuller life or … Continue reading

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Wed. Dec. 5, 2018 – more wintery weather

My neighbors show 40F and 80%RH. That feels really cold to Texans… I know you guys are laughing, but my kids need to wear JACKETS to school! The horror! Got some stuff done yesterday and the end of the project … Continue reading

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