- Finished both the crossword puzzle and the sudoku in the newspaper. In their entirety, I might add.
- Read a book on macro photography. Oh, how long it's been on the shelf by my desk. True it has some interesting copy editing problems, but I learned some pretty good stuff -- evidence to follow.
- Took a walk with Tal, Whitby and Belle, our daily stroll on the promenade. Crisp and breezy and clear.
- Disproved (at least for today) that pesky get-all-your-work-done-before-you-play rule. Or, to say it another way, managed not to enforce on myself that particular well-learned rule (at least for today). Does it bother me that the dust is waiting oh so patiently for me? Only a little.
08 January 2011
A day of the unexpected
I was to have dusted and run the vacuum today. But, life -- plain life -- stepped into my path, and I spent a large portion of the day in a big, comfortable chair by the fireplace. What did I accomplish? Here's a partial list: