Señor Grumblecakes (jervo) wrote,
Señor Grumblecakes
jervo

1. There's not much to be said for the weekend; I was sick on Friday and Saturday, and Sunday was spent catching up on errands.

2. Finished the new Chabon. It was a fun read, except the ending kinda fell apart for me. Started Tristram Shandy, which is probably a little bit too ambitious (and Olde Englishe) at the moment.

3. Had another iTunes binge/meltdown on Saturday, but I got a lot of good stuff - new Clientele, new Califone, the first Betty Davis, new Panda Bear, etc. Gotta remember that the Battles album comes out on Tuesday.

4. Sad email from my mom - Lloyd Alexander, who wrote the Prydain Chronicles (my favorite books when I was a kid), died last week at 83.

5. The A/C here is now finally working. It was kinda gross in here this morning.
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