Down Time

Christmas in the isolated desert doesn’t lend itself to doing random acts of kindness, unless you count things like unloading the dishwasher unasked. It does lend itself to hours of uninterrupted, delicious reading. I think I’ve read more in the last week than I have in the last six months: The Witches by Stacy Schiff, … More Down Time

Armitage Acts of Kindness: December 16 & 17

December 16th: Pies to the remaining three offices at school and one to the custodial staff. Tangerines for the students. December 17th: Twenty dollars to the homeless man who sits across from the Starbucks drive through with the sign that says “No food. No family. Nowhere to go.” He was genuinely surprised at the amount. … More Armitage Acts of Kindness: December 16 & 17

Armitage Acts of Kindness December 9, 10, 11, and 12

  Do you know that “special” level of hell? The one they reserve for child molesters and people who talk at the theatre?*  On Thursday night at a Henderson Symphony Christmas concert, I sat across the aisle from two women who are going to that “special” level. Never have two more obnoxiously loud people “graced” … More Armitage Acts of Kindness December 9, 10, 11, and 12