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But Call Me Betsy · 3d ago

And so it continues

Why do the women sprawl together on the coach with their legs intertwined, wearing J. Crew pajamas and holding mugs from IKEA? One woman appears to be clutching a mini-milk pitcher. The grou...
But Call Me Betsy · 1W ago

Is Anderson Cooper okay?

I only ask because he looks tired today. But on to the show! Kristine sent me an article this week that detailed the behind the scenes rules for The Bachelor, which of course, includes the p...
But Call Me Betsy · 2W ago

Chaplin's relationship to cold weather

He likes the snow! But he hates the wind! He alternates between bounding like a bunny over the drifts and cowering near our neighbor's concrete planter and then pulling toward home.  He wear...
But Call Me Betsy · 2W ago

Fun new years eve ideas for people who don't go out and/or are introverts/depressives

Make a list of all the people who didn't die last year. There are lots! This will help you realize how lucky you are to be alive.Go on YouTube to watch videos of other people celebrating New...
But Call Me Betsy · 2W ago

What is this show again?

I haven't been on The Bachelor circuit for a little while. Something about a tyrant megalomaniac billionaire getting elected has distracted me from reality TV. In part, that's because the Wh...
But Call Me Betsy · 3W ago

Dancing into the New Year

Went to Zumba today and am getting better at it, though I still mess up. The teacher is named Pam, and I guess it's a Zumba thing that they have to wear gear with the word "Zumba" somewhere ...
But Call Me Betsy · 3M ago

What do you want?

When I was in Montauk for a month of writing, I did it every day, mostly in the mornings. I did it because I felt obligated to get words on a page. I'd asked my work and my family to give me...
But Call Me Betsy · 3M ago

Workshops

Today in multimedia, we will talk about workshops. Most of the students have never been in a workshop environment, so I'm guessing the class can go in a couple of different directions:1. The...
But Call Me Betsy · 3M ago

Mystery class

First continuing ed class at Princeton High  School last night. They offer a bunch over the course of the fall and spring--eight weeks focused on topics ranging from learning a new language ...
But Call Me Betsy · 3M ago

David Sedaris

Erin lent me David Sedaris' book of found diaries from a couple of decades of his life, and it reminds me that, if you're going to be a writer, you really have to keep track of what's going....