Robert (gurdonark) wrote,

finishing the norths

I woke up at 4 a.m. I read the Peter F. Hamilton science fiction book "The Great North Road" for a few hours, finishing the last 125 pages or so. Though I lingered over this book for longer than is my wont, I enjoyed it quite well. The disparate threads of the space opera quilted nicely by the end.

The temperature crossed 100 degrees for the fourth day in a row. I am pretty well acclimated to it. After work, I walked a little on Oak Point Park. I paused by a tree with lots of western kingbirds in it. I watched them fly from tree to tree and then into the tall grass, where they caught grasshoppers and other insects.

  • Al Stewart Friday

    Friday night we drove to Dallas to see the Al Stewart concert. We arrived early enough to be able to park in its 8 dollar parking lot. The Grenada…

  • Change of Weather

    After a day or two of record high temperatures, we got some chilly, breezy and wet weather. Tonight after work we go to the Grenada Theater. I hope…

  • Paging Spencer Atwill

    I had a dream in which I was driving on a superhighway in the American South. I stopped when I saw some boxes off the road. They turned out to be…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded