Monthly Archives: November 2009

Having my period, and feeling crabby.

I’d been feeling crabby and depressed over the past couple days, and now I know why — my period was coming! I had totally forgotten about it until today, when it started. I just wanted to sleep all afternoon, and … Continue reading

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Third time lucky!

I’ve finally gotten my boots, the coveted Clarks Mia West, high version, black, size eight. I’d ordered them from a store in Novi, got them a few days later, only to find they were a size nine. I sent them … Continue reading

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Bad Hebrew.

More bad tattoo madness, for those of you who also like Hanzismatter. Bad Hebrew Tattoos

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A new self-portrait

From another impromptu bathroom photo shoot.

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Eggnog.

If I had my own country, eggnog and seltzer water would be the national beverages.

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Misleading headline

China govt pleased but ordinary folk cool on Obama – Yahoo! News I would say this is a misleading headline, especially considering that the average people they quoted about Obama were positive. For dissidents and Hecaitou (isn’t he a cynical … Continue reading

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First Metafilter, then The Atlantic

A photo of mine from Flickr was referenced on Metafilter, and then that article was mentioned by Andrew Sullivan at The Atlantic. All that resulted in 1,300+ photo views for me yesterday. Crappy Bootlegged DVD Covers — The Atlantic

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Flu-ey

I’ve been sick for several days now — headachey, feverish, bad stomach. I’m hoping that getting sick now will give me immunity for the rest of the year.

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China, according to Chinese people

Funny maps

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Feeling bad

Not in an apocalyptic, bad-mental-health sort of way, but in a guilty, just-talked-to-mother sort of way. It seems she was thinking/hoping I’d stay in the U.S. after graduation, even though there is no way I want to do that, and … Continue reading

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The new things of this week

I’ve barely written anything in here for the past week. Actually, last week one weird thing happened that I did not feel like writing about immediately. Apparently, one of my students had a heart attack-like thing! I wasn’t there when … Continue reading

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Chanukah gone metal!

Holiday-related heavy metal!

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