Monthly Archives: June 2012

To Rome With Love

I went to a staff meeting yesterday morning.  They talked about employee promotions and budget concerns.  I left early to start work.  It was a payday and so the day felt shorter than usual.  I took the bus home and … Continue reading

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The African Queen

I used Spotify yesterday to listen to three albums: Nick Drake’s “Five Leaves Left,” the Grateful Dead’s “Anthem of the Sun,” and Simon and Garfunkel’s “Greatest Hits.”  I bought a meatball sandwich and went home to have lunch.  I fell … Continue reading

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Martha Marcy May Marlene

I listened to Barry White’s “Can’t Get Enough” album yesterday morning.  I bought some groceries.  I watched “Martha Marcy May Marlene.”  It was about a young woman named Martha, who escapes a cult and tries to get back to a … Continue reading

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Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted

I went to work yesterday and dealt with a lot of tasks that had been left undone over the past two or three days.  One person asked me if I was at Sunday’s A’s game.  He wanted to know if … Continue reading

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Viridiana

I watched the news about the Supreme Court decision yesterday morning.  Erica Hill was absent from the CBS This Morning show.  The report I most enjoyed on the program was about the boulder used in an art display in Los … Continue reading

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Derek Norris’ Walk-Off Home Run

I had some tea yesterday and sat around watching CBS Sunday Morning.  It was the Money Issue of the program, with repeat segments.  My mom phoned me and asked me how I was doing with my cold.  I didn’t tell … Continue reading

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Brandon Hicks’ Two-Run Ground Rule Double

I saw Rebecca Jarvis on CBS This Morning talk about how she begged her mom for a pet dog, but she would not relent.  I heard the tale before, so I had to believe it was an important event in … Continue reading

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