There is such a sigh of appreciation.
There is also still a bit of apprehension.
the other shoe may drop tonight. The weather might be cold enough for
all this wet to freeze. The ongoing snow might eventually stick.
But weather will take its own course. I see on the news that it was much heavier footed elsewhere.
am still aware that the elec. might go out and leave us very cold and
with minimal food preparation avenues. The camp stove and bottled gas
will work fine. I hope the blankets will keep me and the kitties warm
And since freezers don't work once elec. stops,
I've taken out a pound of frozen salmon and cooked it today. It will
be good to eat now, whether cookable or not.
gallons of water to drink. And I bought 12 days worth of cat food. I
know I have such a minimal impact from the storm, that it's almost not
worth mentioning. Like saying, I brushed my teeth this morning. There
are many many people who are having a rough time. I send them energy
that might give comfort and ease and hope that their lives will return
to normal soon.
I haven't read a book for weeks. I was working this
afternoon on a new sculpture in clay, and can't seem to get that
interested in it. I put in 15 minute spurts. But I
think I need a book. Time to pull out one of my old favorites.