Douglas Milewski (dacuteturtle) wrote,
Douglas Milewski
dacuteturtle

Christmas #1

On Sunday, we ran Jenny's Christmas Pageant for the first time. The kids did well with prompting. The audience laughed in all the right places. It said everything that needed to be said. Yay to Jenny.

Jenny wrote that pageant in a few days and did a smash-up job. Even with my editor hat on, I saw no need to change anything. It worked as it was.

Now I'm pushing Jenny to write some short stuff, either stories or articles. She interested in writing some religious articles. I'm for that. I'd rather see her raking up her own work, where she's amazing, than chasing the job market, which isn't amazing.

Sunday also saw my family's Christmas. All went well.

I made some Polish neckties on Saturday. For a first try, everything went pretty well, but nowhere near perfect. I need a better idea of what temperature to fry the dough and stuff like that. Next year, I'll also use our spaghetti maker to flatten the dough thin enough.

On Saturday night, we had the usual Dumbarton carol sing.
Subscribe

  • Moving to DreamWidth

    For those heading to DreamWidth, I've created an account. I'm dmilewski.

  • Prostitution as a Means of Family Planning

    Does prostitution constitute a method of family planning? If a man doesn't want more children, then instead of having sex with his wife, he has sex…

  • The Swordbearer (1982)

    The Swordbearer (1982) by Glen Cook is the dark fantasy version of a YA novel. If you know Glen's writing style, you'll recognize the disaster about…

  • Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments