Monthly Archives: August 2010

From Twitter 08-31-2010

10:20:45: Packing bags for AussieCon. No need to wait&scramble to do it tomorrow. 10:21:41: @scottsigler My condolences on the writers cramp. I'll have my spawn camp at the mail box for mine. 😉 10:21:49: RT @scottsigler: HELL FUCKIN' YEAH! That's … Continue reading

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Dear Universe.. You win, can you let up now?

I have had the flu for the past week. My ribs/diaphragm/chest is very sore from all the explosive coughing. So what curve ball does the universe serve up? Blossoming and blooming plants and trees, and I just love pollen *achoo*. … Continue reading

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AQIS actually responded

According to the email, CDs and DVDs " are not a quarantine concern", so they gave me a list of questions. But I don't think they are going to like the answers: a) The stamp number on the back of … Continue reading

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36.5 aka 98.6

Weak as a kitten, entire rib cage is sore from coughing, thrashed around in the bed with the most crazy fever dreams, but woke up with fever gone. Loki must have known before I took temperature that my fever was … Continue reading

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38.1 aka 100.5 and dropping (I hope)

Fever spiked in that way that no matter how many blankets on the bed, or how thick jammies and sock are, it feels cold. Woke up in desperate need of a shower. :p Felt better afterward. Fixed a tisane of … Continue reading

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38.9 aka 102

Kinda feverish, headache from the coughing. Yes, been keeping hydrated. Fever dreams last night, so much stranger than the regular variety of fantastical dreams. Sensory/tactile distortion, too. Touch typing feel as if I am sledgehammering the keys. Swear I could … Continue reading

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*coughwheeze* (looks at thermometer) It’s official. I haz the sik!

Aikidomayland forgot that I told him the only thing I wanted returned from Africa trips is himself, and maybe chocolate. Respiratory infection combined with asthma is not fun. Of course, unlike him staying in bed the past few days, it's … Continue reading

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A side effect of travel?

Aikidomayland  had a bit of a cough last night. We call it 'kennel cough', and he gets it whenever he travels long flights. It's from the recycled air, and the overdoses of cologne/aftershave etc people wear on the flights. This … Continue reading

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From Twitter 08-26-2010

06:49:40: "If They Can Burn It, We Can Read It." A UCC Minister's Response to Burning the Qur'an.: http://t.co/odi7omY 07:53:07: Tron Kama Sutra: Because Even Nerds Have Sex http://t.co/qRMaR5c via @gizmodo 20:09:07: 'Rehearsing' for WorldCon trip. Swapped strap on camera … Continue reading

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Getting ready for WorldCon

Getting small things done. I have a gear bag for my 550d, but the shoulder strap is too short. I pretty much have to have my arms bent to the point my elbows are level with my ears to get … Continue reading

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