Midweek Assessment: March!

It’s March! It feels like I’ve been staying home writing so long that even a trip to the dentist is an event! This was my pre-Hawaii trip (always get a check up before traveling!) and all’s good here… I love my new ‘home’ station,...

Midweek Assessment — 22 Feb

Came down with a nasty cold on Sunday and gave myself 3 days MC. This is my incentive calendar. Gave myself an MC tape through my sick days so my chain doesn’t get broken! I only had one day of being really sick, then two days of functioning but feeling totally...

Midweek Assessment, Valentine’s Day 1942

Biar putih tulang, jangan putih mata — death before dishonour When 13,000 Japanese troops landed in North-West Singapore, Lieutenant Adnan Saidi and 1,400 Malay Regiment soldiers held them off for two days without back up or supplies in the Battle of Opium Hill. When...

Midweek Assessment — 8 Feb

I found a fun book in the library this week—The Infographic Guide to Literature by Joanna Eliot . Especially liked Miss Marple’s body count… And this—that’s helping me work out who’s who and doing what in the Mahabharata! Reading: The Infographic Guide to Literature...

Midweek Assessment — 1 February

I love snails. Beautiful creatures with their hard but-oh-so-easily crushed shells. Snail mate! (Sorry, had to say it) In a patch of (I think) button weed. I love those little purple flowers too. And here’s another delicate little land snail In the meantime, the...