This is highly unusual. It’s Monday night and I’m sitting here, writing tomorrow’s blog. Don’t always write them in advance. Of course if you’re reading this, it’s already tomorrow. Tuesday. But for me, right now, it’s still tonight (last night for you, though).
Tuesday’s my day to volunteer. I start at 8:00 a.m. Which means if I want to write and post my blog at my usual time I have to get up very, very early. Like 4:30 or 5:00 a.m. early. Usually I don’t mind. But I don’t want to do it this time. I’m too tired.
I’ve been writing into the wee small hours lately. Practically every night for a couple of weeks. And by wee small hours I mean until 2:30 or even 3:00 a.m. So I am definitely sleep deprived. And it’s beginning to catch up with me. Plus the weather’s really getting me down.
Making me very drowsy. Dark and dismal and wet does not work for me. Not at all.
We have had very few sunny days so far this summer. And very few warm days. I’m cold most of the time. I’m wearing sweaters and even jackets. And still I shiver. The minute I wake up I have to close my windows and get back into bed for fifteen minutes, to warm up, before I take a shower.
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