- The "only on the internet until noon" rule was a failure. I can't be on the internet at all. It just doesn't work.
- I am unplugging my phone just before I go to bed the night before solstice starts. That way I won't get friends who should know better calling and asking me about Christmas, including the ones with whom I have discussed my non-celebration of Christmas at length. That's like calling up your Muslim friend during Ramadan and asking if they want to have an Easter brunch with you.
22 December 2008
It's rather late now (past midnight), but happy winter solstice to all of you who celebrate it. I had a decidedly low-key celebration this year, but I'm not entirely sad about it. It made me resolve the following for next year:
Posted by Katherine Hajer at 00:44