Archive for July, 2009

Death of a hard drive

Begusha, my beloved Mac, died today.  I was listening to a Latino USA podcast while toggling back and forth between email, Google Reader, Twitter, and websites.  All of a sudden, everything froze and I couldn’t close my programs, so I shut my computer down.  When I tried to restart, I got the grey screen. After trouble-shooting on Keelin’s computer, I called Apple. The folks at Apple were incredibly helpful and kind. Rachel walked me through possible remedies, but none of them worked. She then transferred me to an equally nice person who told me Apple would fix Begusha for free.  Granted, she won’t have any memories or recollection of files of yesteryear. Gone are 37 job applications and cover letters… gone are countless numbers of photographs… gone are things I can’t remember.  But she’ll be back.  And this time, I’ll keep a backup.

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The 2nd this week

Casey sizes up a scorpion.

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Animation at 10

kitty loves the limelight

One more day before days of film shorts begin. I’m spending today giving massage at Buen Pastor. Afterwards, I’m heading to Leon with Madre Lourdes to have dinner with ML’s sister. It will be nice to meet her.

Keelin and Casey have been and will be networking.

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Las Momias

Mummy museum in Guanajuato, Mexico


More mummies

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Smallest mummy

The smallest mummy

More mummies tomorrow.

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Hero of Guanajuato

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view from the kitchen window


view from the roof

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