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Jun. 23rd, 2014

Blogging - WIth Computer

[sticky post] LiveJournal Is My Backup Blog

This is my back up blog. It shadows my blogspot which is more frequently updated and better maintained.

Please feel free to friend me here, but be aware that I can not friend you back. I have maxed out my friend allotment from the LJ gods, sorry.

Dec. 1st, 2011

Alexia in Shock

Moving House . . . Continued

Well, Gentle Reader, I have moved. I have taken up residence with the AB in a tiny little second floor flat in an old Victorian on an island. We are moving along swiftly, having already put together the furniture, unpacked, and disposed of most of the boxes. I have a functioning office, which is good as I am running behind on my Etiquette & Espionage copy edits. Part of that office is a new standing desk! Have you any idea how hard nice looking, inexpensive, standing desks are to find? I ended up with a "bar" which works perfectly!


The first things to get unpacked? My shoes. Yes, before my computer. Priorities, priorities.

There are still kinks in the Relocation Operation and I'm still terribly busy running around finding curtains and such, but essentially I've moved. It was a bit of a saga with us negotiating which objects and clothing to purge.


I sat in the AB's bed and pronounced judgement on shirts. The AB sat on my bed and pronounced judgement on dresses. All told I disposed of 8 paper bags of clothing, six pairs of shoes (the AB wanted me to get rid of more but I put my foot down - pun intended), and two boxes of kitchen stuff. It's liberating.

Give me another couple weeks, please, and I will get back to more standard blogging then.

Pip pip.

GAIL'S DAILY DOSE

Your Moment of Parasol . . .


Your Infusion of Cute . . .


Your Tisane of Smart . . .


Your Writerly Tinctures . . .


Timeless: Now in production. The release date on Amazon is correct.

Etiquette & Espionage: Handed in last of the edits, waiting on copy edits. Release date Fall 2012.

The Parasol Protectorate Abroad Book the First: Prudence floats! Release date sometime 2013. She's started waking me up in the middle of the night with ideas.


BIG FAT SPOILER ALERT! Really, DON'T READ THE BLURB ON AMAZON if you haven't read the other books first!

Book News:
Doesn't take me seriously.

Quote of the Day:
Decafalon (n.): The grueling event of getting through the day consuming only things that are good for you.
~ Unknown

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