have to admit, it’s been a bit difficult to blog while I’ve been on the
road. Much of it is that I have a little MacBook Air computer that I got
specifically for travel, whose lightness has saved my back, but the tiny
screen makes it hard to write on since I can only see a few
sentences/thoughts at a time. In addition to that, pictures get reduced
to a much smaller size so I’ve been peering at my screen, hunched over to
see the photos that are about the size of a post-it note. No wonder the
eye doctor I saw a few weeks ago dialed up my prescription big-time. I
fear that the time is rapidly approaching that I’ll resemble Mr. Magoo.
been so busy that I arrived home from my trip to Charlottesville to a
Final Disconnection Notice from the electric and gas company since I’ve
been remiss in paying them, I guess. So if I disappear completely, at
least you’ll know why.
naturally, when I was invited by the Department of French
at the University of Virginia to come and speak, I didn’t hesitate for a
minute to say yes. Because free time is overrated, isn’t it? (Please say