October 9th, 2008

Dead Dog Cat

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Yesterday, I finished another book by Michael Pollan, called A Place of My Own: The Education of an Amateur Builder, which chronicles the construction of a small building on his property that he planned to use as his study for writing. The book goes deeply into architectural philosophy and practice, and that philosophy's breakdown in the face of reality. It was an interesting read, but a bit labored. On to the next book...
Dead Dog Cat

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So, we went to services, last night, opening up for Yom Kippur, and both of us are under the weather. Some type of intestinal flu bug. Ack! I spent a fair amount of the service expelling in the bathroom, and not praying. I may not be able to fast, if I lose too much fluid that way, today. *Sigh*.