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Category Archives: The raving writer

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-13

Do something for your brain this week: come hear us speak in Richmond. Free, no registration, spread the word! http://tinyurl.com/2dt78bu # Writing about Genoa this morning. # Gearing up for tomorrow. We won't be in HEAV program (conference refused to run our ad), so spread the word: http://tinyurl.com/2dt78bu # Back from Richmond conference. THANK YOU! […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-06-06

DS18 has arrived in Sydney from Guangzhou. Feel enormously relieved. # First week of June! Taking the week off from writing, giving the kids off from school. # Will be talking (briefly) about the Duchess of York's apology on the BBC World News tonight–cut your radio on around 4 PM eastern US time. # Interview […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-30

Burgers stuffed w/havarti & goat cheese, homemade rolls, good wine, Lost finale. If only I'd WATCHED Lost, I'd be able to follow this. # Heading to NYC this afternoon for BookExpo; will update you from the floor. # Getting ready to see Denzel Washington in Fences at the Cort. # I turned off MY cell […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-23

Excited about the rain. Less exciting that it's coming down on the day we were going hiking for dh's birthday. # Getting ready to see Robin Hood with dh. HOPING for movie home run. # On the plus side for historical accuracy, Russell Crowe actually SOUNDS English– # Happy birthday, Pete! # Apparently our phone […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-16

Looking at spiral and barred spiral galaxies in the backyard observatory with my father and @davidbryan. Clear, cool, real. # Just spent tedious half hour untangling large blacksnake from strawberry netting. Am now running late, snake is free to mouse another day. # And just spent tedious two hours with vet & horse who stuck […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-09

Kids are in the pool. It feels like glacial runoff in there, but they don't seem to mind. # Would be posting more status updates if anything even slightly interesting were happening here. # Currently being tormented by emotionally needy border collie. # Wed nights: American Idol double feature w/husband after two long days. Conclusion […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-03

Now have 3 separate plane reservations for tomorrow. ONE has to take off. # Don't look now, but I might actually get out of Chicago this morning. # Hello, house! I'll say this for being stranded: it makes being home & doing laundry positively JOYFUL (temporarily, anyway). # My joy in the laundry has faded, […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-03

Now have 3 separate plane reservations for tomorrow. ONE has to take off. # Don't look now, but I might actually get out of Chicago this morning. # Hello, house! I'll say this for being stranded: it makes being home & doing laundry positively JOYFUL (temporarily, anyway). # My joy in the laundry has faded, […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-04-25

DS18 is in China. At wrong airport, unfortunately. # DS18 has arrived safely in Nanchang. Whew. # Trying to get service at Verizon store. Will never get these hours of my life back. # Dear Verizon: when a store has 15 salespeople and 1 technical service guy, you are sending a clear message about priorities. […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-04-18

Home, home, home! Kissed the children, fed the horses, weeded the herb garden. Now making ravioli w/a glass of Dynamite cab to hand. # Turned horses out in (unfenced) front field this morning to eat spring grass. They haven't lifted their heads/moved more than 15 ft so far. # Packing up for sales conference. # […]