May 25, 2012

Flying to Phoenix the other day, this notice stopped me dead in my tracks at security. I had to throw away all my snow globes… 🙁 But I did feel a lot safer, of course…

January 29, 2012

When I first started writing this “Christmas” letter it started “It’s November, and…. Then it morphed into “It’s December and…” Fact is, you’ve probably noticed that, in fact, “It’s January and…although I’m sitting here looking at a deceptively placid and sunny lake, we’ve already had at least a foot of snow here in New Hampshire….

November 6, 2011

There’s something to be said for being made to rise at 4.45 to got to Bangkok Airport. Not much, but something. Our guide said it was because of potential traffic problems. I think it was because he wanted to go home and practice his standup routine. The good part was that it gave me time…

November 4, 2011

Swift recovery from Bangkok whatever, and managed to write 1741 words today (Total: 8973). Now I have to pack for a 5.30am departure tomorrow for Chiang Mai. I hope I’ll have time to write in the airport…

November 2, 2011

Well, so far this is kind of fun. I started writing this morning at Saigon Airport (a fabulous place by the way, and brand new). I continued this afternoon at our hotel in Bangkok. Yes, there’s some flooding, but really, we’re OK. It’s tough for the inhabitants, though.     I wrote 2081 words today,…

November 1, 2011

Well, I managed 3700 words, most of them while riding a tourist bus in Vietnam. It was a 3 hour drive from Saigon to the Cu Chi Tunnels (Google it…) and back, so I sat in the back and typed. I feel I’m going to need a head start because life will happen when I…