This week was a total wash. I caught a cold from an inmate and I barely had the energy to complete rudimentary personal hygiene tasks, let alone blog about the weirdness in my life. So here is a great video of my oldest daughter’s brilliantest idea ever: attempting a cartwheel in the hallway leading to my office. Basically, this one video kept me from having to think of anything profound to say here.
In more mature news, I reviewed a great book called No Easy Day. It was written by a member of SEAL Team Six who was there when Bin Laden was taken down. Probably the most interesting thing about it was it was completely void of any gung-ho, kill-me-a-towel-head mentality. It was honest and intense, but it carried a humility that I didn’t really expect from a military book.
On my autism blog, I told a really convoluted story about refusing to help my autistic child carry something heavy. I promise I had a good reason. (hint: it was a drum set headed for my bedroom)
On my YA blog, I explained how writers need coffee to make the whole thing work, and how editors need tea to keep them from killing us writers.
In funnier stuff, it’s amazing how I didn’t have energy to cook dinner but I managed to find the strength to waste a lot of time on Pinterest. Here you go. You’re welcome.
In other crazy blog news, all this crap happened:
My mother once said to me, be careful what you wish for. You just might get it. I don’t think she had any idea it could be so bad.
The Super Spud Trilogy (yup, potatoes, and yup, three books about them)
Have a great week!
One thought on “Lorca’s Week in Review (The Cheap and Easy Video Kind)”
Mothers! They do the funniest thing. Thanks for adding my post here Lorca, hope you feel better this week.