Monthly Archives: February 2012

notes from the cottage/geography of a cocktail

Cottage life is presenting interesting situations. Mix 600 square feet of indoor space in New England in wintertime with company, and you get a cozy space at best and a traffic jam at worst. My geographer-husband, with his spatial gifts, … Continue reading

Posted in general | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

notes from the cottage/a jigsaw puzzle

  I love piecing together jigsaw puzzles. I’m an edges-first person. Gotta make the frame with the artists’ signature in the corner, and then fill in the rest. I’m in awe when a newly fitted piece makes something out of … Continue reading

Posted in general | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Notes from the cottage/Unpacking the boxes

The Egyptian’s “took it with them.” I don’t plan on following suit. First I dug around for my radio/cd player and then my notes & cards I had on my office bulletin board that remind me to keep it real. … Continue reading

Posted in general | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment