Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy

Rice squeeze -

What can one say about the shortage of rice?  I go in and out of awareness.   I continue to stroke the sides of my ivory tower, though ivory is no longer in use.   Why is it some days hit harder than others?   I suppose it is how we survive.

I am reading The Voice of Hope by Aun San Suu Kyi.  It took about four months to get the book.   Perhaps it is right to wait for a book on hope.

Oddly, my passport renewed in a week and a half.  I thought of paying the extra for faster service, and then didn't when I saw it would only  mean three weeks, instead of four.  Now, it is quickly here.  I like to have it up-to-date in case I decide to leave, and I see again how fragile this spaceship we share.  There is no place to run.  We must refurbish what is here.


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