Taking and Making: April 26

Today, I took in:

The Watchmaker of Filigree Street — quite good! perfect length for a five-hour plane ride; I read it cover to cover

 

I made:

a flight from London to Tel Aviv — hello, vacation!

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Taking and Making: April 23

Today, I took in:

Jamaica Kincaid’s “Xuela” in 100 Years of the Best American Short Stories

 

I made:

a stroll around Kew Gardens, bluebell hunting with friends

an energetic hour of drama play with a new group of kids for a new term of volunteering

lovely music with the choir

Taking and Making: March 22

Today, I took in:

another episode of Inspector Morse

the rest of Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance and Revolution in Trump’s America, edited by Samhita Mukhopadhyay and Kate Harding — so many great, short essays in here about so many different women’s lives and how they’re affected by Trump and the Republicans in power, and by the people who voted them in

 

I made:

a palak paneer for the first time — it was good!