All posts tagged: Misc.

Summer’s End

It’s been a dark and heavy day here, today. The air is still and ominous almost like the weather knows it’s time, time to switch to autumn. And any minute the trees will be aflame with reds and golds, as the days become shorter and the air cooler. In preparation for the weather turning, I’ve been on a book buying spree and getting my unwieldily TBR pile in order. Well, some semblance of order, that is, in the hope that I can get back into reading again. Soon, I won’t be able to take anymore long walks and I’ll be regaling you all with endless pictures of snow. So, to that end, and having enjoyed my time escaping on jaunts out, I’m going to be posting more book reviews and other content. Expect to have me rambling and raging about the latest TV show on Netflix—I’m currently watching THE CROWN—as much as my latest read, while sharing photos of autumn’s glory. After all, I do live in an area populated with lots of trees and …

We have a Vax Passport

So it’s official, as of today, if we want to go a bar, restaurant, the gym or cinema, or anywhere where there might be more than a handful of people we don’t know, we have to show we are fully vaccinated. Queue up our QR passport. Which entails downloading and setting up an app for our smart phones, and, voila! We can now flash a Grand Mal inducing QR code that’s sure to scramble a few brains. Ask me how I know? The first time I looked at mine, I felt seasick. Personally, and I can see many more people doing this, I just might start carrying my paper card around. The battery doesn’t run out and it fits in my wallet with my credit cards. Not that me or mine plan on going to any of the listed establishments anytime soon. At least not until the whole population is fully vaccinated or, hell freezes over. What? Yes, I know watching a movie like DUNE up on the BIG screen is without parallel, and that …