Tagged with depression

Block 841: November 12, 2015

On days like these, I have to remind myself that re-directing a ship on a clear collision course with an iceberg isn’t an easy thing to do. The ship has momentum. You’re fighting the pressure of the water. Someone before you obviously started the ship down this path. The passengers enjoying their expensive meals or drinks … Continue reading

Block 830: November 1, 2015

Doing this one a little later than normal. Date: November 1, 2015 Crane: 830 Days Spent on Project: 985 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I gave the Broadway Cast Recording of Hamilton a break today. Didn’t listen to much of anything in … Continue reading

Block 796: September 28, 2015

Today, I’m really just trying to wish the time away. Date: September 28, 2015 Crane: 796 Days Spent on Project: 951 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I can’t remember listening to music today. The day has been such a mess- for a … Continue reading

Block 768: August 31, 2015

Can anyone believe it’s the last day of August already? Date: August 31, 2015 Crane: 768 Days Spent on Project: 923 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I have had Carly Rae Jepsen’s song “Warm Blood” on repeat for almost 24 hours and … Continue reading

Block 751: August 14, 2015

TGIF, ladies and gentlemen. Date: August 14, 2015 Crane: 751 Days Spent on Project: 906 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Would you believe it if I told you that I was listening to the soundtrack for the Ken Burns doc “Jazz” again? … Continue reading

Block 749: August 12, 2015

First fittings of the season start today. Date: August 12, 2015 Crane: 749 Days Spent on Project: 904 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Not much time this morning, so I had Spotify playing in the background as I rushed around. Thoughts/Feelings behind … Continue reading

Block 730: July 24, 2015

I feel like the character Bobby in the final moments of the musical COMPANY, thinking and repeating “I’m ready” over and over and over again. Date: July 24, 2015 Crane: 730 Days Spent on Project: 885 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Again, … Continue reading

Block 711: July 5, 2015

You know, I didn’t think I’d have to deal with this kind of overly hot weather in Oregon when I moved here a year ago. I’m ready for this heat wave to end! Date: July 5, 2015 Crane: 711 Days Spent on Project: 866 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I’m … Continue reading

Block 708: July 2, 2015

Doesn’t feel like there’s much to say today, unfortunately. Date: July 2, 2015 Crane: 708 Days Spent on Project: 863 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Well, this one may be silly, but… My devising partner for The California Project, Vinnie, he and his wife, Sarah, had a baby last … Continue reading

Block 701: June 25, 2015

I am taking a personal day from work today… and tomorrow. Four day weekend for the win. Date: June 25, 2015 Crane: 701 Days Spent on Project: 856 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Molly S. Molly was yet another one of the UCI students who volunteered to help us … Continue reading