kaffy_r (kaffy_r) wrote,
kaffy_r
kaffy_r

Dept. of She Lives

Back and Breathing

I'm back from Seattle, and I've been too exhausted to do much more than sleep and check that Bob's getting proper nutrition. But I'm slowly working myself back to human. Right now, I'm a little north of toaster, so we're getting there. 

Things I've seen: 

1. Too many homeless encampments in Seattle, including one tent with huge Chinese and North Korean flags. 
2. Downtown Seattle looking like a garbage-strewn wasteland. That and #1 seem inextricably tied together in my head. Perhaps more about that another time. Perhaps not.
3. Many pictures of Harlan, and an incredibly cute video I shot of Andy singing a They Might Be Giants song to Harlan whilst feeding him. It's too big for Imgur, so you won't get it here, but perhaps I can find the song on YouTube ....
4. Afghanistan. Jesus wept. And if he exists, he's weeping indeed. Maybe more to say about that at another time, but fuck, what heartbreak. 


So yeah, I'm here. I live. 

Oh, and here's the song Andy sings to Harlan to keep him calm. Which is ... very Andy.




This entry was originally posted at https://kaffy-r.dreamwidth.org/805000.html?mode=reply, where there are currently comment count unavailable comments. You can comment there or here, but prefer to read over on DW. You can comment there using open ID if you don't have a DW account.
Tags: family, life in the circus, music
Subscribe

  • Dept. of Domestic Success

    The Bathroom is Operative, and Cleaned Go, me! Bob helped, which made him a lifesaver. Or at the least, he saved my stomach, which, once I was…

  • Dept. of Hello. Chicago

    Back In the USA Just like Chuck Berry said; or at least we're one flight from Chicago. Sitting here in Toronto's Billy Bishop airport, awaiting a…

  • Dept. of Travel

    Very Rushed Update, Eh? Bob and I have been here in Canada since Sept. 30, and are due to come back to the States on Wednesday. We made it across…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments