Humidity

Ah, you've gotta love the Maritimes when they decide to get hot. On the one hand, my hair looks fabulous. Curly hair + product + humidity = delectable curls. On the other, I want to cut it all off and let the air cross my fevered skull. I pin it up maliciously and tear it…

Fried connection

It's hot here. 37 degrees plus humidity. Sun finally beating down and I should be appropriately grateful after months and months of rain, but I'm not. Because I have MS, and the heat means I turn into a close approximation of a three toed sloth. I move slowly, deliberately, as if wading through jello or…

Ahoy, Matey! Care for a drink of water?

Well, it might be hard to get one here. In Djibouti, next on our list of countries that people might conceivably be from in the data base, it's dry. Really dry. And crowded. It should be the cover photo for Friedman's "Hot, Flat and Crowded". Talk about your strategic location, location, location, though. It's smallish formerly…