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Time & Efficiency

1 year ago, for day 133 by Yorick Phoenix πŸ₯

Days sheltering in place: Heinz Days to normality: three weeks (at least) It was odd that Ilya wrote about taking out the garbage today as today is the last chance I have to collect all the garbage around the house, put it into the appropriate trash containers (recycling, garden...


Pictures of Lillies

1 year ago, for day 124 by Yorick Phoenix πŸ₯

Days sheltering in place: 48. Days to normality: 28 (at least) Spare rolls of toilet paper left: One (ut-oh). You know that order of Toilet Paper that I placed on Thursday and then saw some in the supermarket that night? Well it is due to arrive on Monday. Well,...


Mikel Jollett on Writing

1 year ago, for day 123 by Yorick Phoenix πŸ₯

Days sheltering in place: 47 Days to normality: 29 (at least). Spare rolls of toilet paper left: Two (just). Event that is happening today: Well naked gardening day happened but also the book reading and discussion with the author that we were supposed to attend in San Francisco this evening...


It Must Be Friday

1 year ago, for day 122 by Yorick Phoenix πŸ₯

Days sheltering in place?: 46. Days to normality: 30 (at least). Spare rolls of toilet paper left: Two (I think). Event that isn't happening today: Fly back to California just in time for a book-reading on Saturday as well as a special day in the Garden. When I went...


Everything’s Cancelled

1 year ago, for day 120 by Yorick Phoenix πŸ₯

Days sheltering in place?: 44. Days to normality: 32 (at least) Spare rolls of toilet paper left: 2 (I found a couple of spares) Event that isn't happening today: wander around Cardiff, check on the restoration work on our flat which has had the floor ripped out for most of...


Frittata

1 year ago, for day 116 by Asia βš’

Today someone I love very much challenged me to make a new dish. I'd been talking about making brunch, and how much I'd been craving an omelet. I hadn't made one in a while as I was rationing my eggs, and was missing some of my favorite ingredients. In this...


Well Fed

1 year ago, for day 106 by Asia βš’

At some point this week, I just decided I would assume a certain kind of stoicism to get through this. It's not disassociation. It's a deliberate adjustment to what I choose to focus on; just the things I can control, like my emotions, thoughts, and actions. It's acceptance and making...


Breaking a habit

1 year ago, for day 106 by Adam πŸ’˜

It's been a while. I guess nothing proves the monotony of coronavirus lockdown like my desire to return to Write Together. I last wrote here on January 15 2019. Three days earlier, on January 12, I wrote about what would happen should my habit break, my writing streak lapse. Would...


Creativity in Captivity

1 year ago, for day 99 by Asia βš’

A lot of people tend to look to the artists under times like this. They look to be comforted and entertained. They look for a sense of wonder and hope. I absolutely understand that desire. I've even had friends look for that sense of joy in my artwork. But I...


Taking The Fun Out Of Shopping

1 year ago, for day 98 by Yorick Phoenix πŸ₯

Days Sheltering in place: 22 Spare rolls of toilet paper: 6 Yes, I know I've been saying five rolls for days now, yet when I went to check in the cupboard this evening, I counted six. Hopefully, we'll make it through the month with us both at home without...

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