Grief is a strange thing, indeed. It shapes our existances in so many fashions. Grief alters, reroutes, splinters, and regroups. It comes in many disguises. It ebbs and fades, but is a constant partner once you’ve met it, until you draw your last breath. Grief is there in some way or another.
I didn’t mention it, but my aunt came to visit last week, just for the day. We don’t see her as much as we used to. I won’t go into all the why-fors, as they stem from sad circumstances. So, while we’re slightly estranged from each other, there’s no bad blood, so to speak.
But, she did stop for a short visit and The Sister & I were elated to see her. It was a good visit. She sent The Sister a thank you note for a painting she was given, and in the note she supplied a link to a magazine that her house was set at as a feature last October. It’s really that house I want to talk about, because well… I helped to build it.
So, my city hosts this thing every June called Festival South, well at least for the last five or so years. It’s this month long festival with various free and paid artistic events held in different places throughout the city.
My computer went kaput a few weeks ago, and today I’m the proud owner of a newer model. It’s quite untraditional, but I think that it suits me rather well.
I have an iPad that I inherited, and was able to find a bluetooth keyboard, with rather good ratings, over at Best Buy today… on super sale! It’s really nice. Sort of like a futuristic typewriter, rather than a desktop or laptop. I’m really pleased.
More importantly, I’m really pleased to be able to write again; to type. Pretty ecstatic, actually, so, prepare for some blog posts in the coming weeks.
So, what have I been doing with my time? Let’s take a quick look, right?
In this blog post I’ll be coving the Bicentennial Bingo game board squares of Visit A Site Important to Civil Rights & Ask Questions About Mississippi. There are a lot significant sites in Mississippi’s Civil Rights and there is a lot to learn, which I encourage you to do. There is also a lot of information and random facts one can learn about this state which should be informative and fun.