Some Modern Conveniences

I have completely abandoned the office for the moment. It is just too cold for these old arthritic bones to take. When it stops being so cold I will move the borrowed laptop back there and settle again into the main shaft of the ink mines. For now I am just glad there are laptops available for me to use and get writing done, and research in relative comfort. If the hands and joints are happier then the writing actually goes more smoothly.

Besides writing, laptops let the writer run away to some TV or movie she wants to watch on Netflix or Hulu. (insert waggle of eyebrows here)

More snow came last night. There are actually “inches” of snow on the ground now. I would guess there is about 3” so far, and more snow is supposed to fall tonight and tomorrow. The kitchen table will also serve as a writing station for the next foreseeable future.

Isn’t it wonderful to have these modern conveniences?

I have completely abandoned the office for the moment. It is just too cold for these old arthritic bones to take. When it stops being so cold I will move the borrowed laptop back there and settle again into the main shaft of the ink mines. For now I am just glad there are laptops available for me to use and get writing done, and research in relative comfort. If the hands and joints are happier then the writing actually goes more smoothly.

Besides writing, laptops let the writer run away to some TV or movie she wants to watch on Netflix or Hulu. (insert waggle of eyebrows here)

More snow came last night. There are actually “inches” of snow on the ground now. I would guess there is about 3” so far, and more snow is supposed to fall tonight and tomorrow. The kitchen table will also serve as a writing station for the next foreseeable future.

Isn’t it wonderful to have these modern conveniences?

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About Henrietta Handy

I am a Kentucky mountain girl far from home, perhaps far from the girl years. I am an aspiring writer with a wonderful husband who puts up with this writing and reading addiction I have. He also puts up with all of the yarn and knitting. I have four canine children and a ton of friends I love dearly. I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 2 1/2 and have still managed to have a good life despite all the pain. So, I invite you to join me in this journey and just possibly have fun along the way.
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One Response to Some Modern Conveniences

  1. Brian Bixby says:

    I do likewise, moving my laptop to the living room when my study is too cold. It never gets too hot, though, or if it does, a cold beer helps.

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