In this week's Flashback Friday over at FreakSugar, in honor of Christmas hitting next week, I take a look back at one of my favorite stories by Neil Gaiman, "Nicholas Was..." http://www.freaksugar.com/flashba...
House is so much quieter and calmer without Daisy here. No arguing with Violet about everydamnthing. No going nuts at the window when the kids next door play basketball. No more stress at mealtime about who's eating what, no more running around checking out the other dogs' bowls.
Have gotten help from well-placed folx in the City of Oakland housing department (different place than the housing authority), whatever comes next I will have legal assistance and advocacy and I am no longer panicking like I've been the past few days.
update: getting an apartment with the company I work for, so I get a discount. get the keys tomorrow. getting all new furniture. Some will be delivered Saturday. http://www.crescentalexandervillage.com/