1st, I did volunteer computer work at the WCW offices.
3rd, I attended the monthly TGTSNBN meetup at Twins Pub on 9th
4th, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice.
5th, I attended the autumn cosplay with other members of TGTSNBN up
in northern Yonkers at Untermyer Park and Gardens.
6th, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice and Shiva played
8th, I attended the BP PF/Fundraising committee meeting and we are
in the final stages of planning for an event on October 20th.
10th, I had an appt with Dr Tan for acupuncture treatment.
11th, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice
12th, After Dana finished cleaning my apt; I did errands around the
hood and then headed to Prospect Heights for a “photo walkabout”. I captured images of autumn, doorways and
flowers. Afterwards I made some
purchases at the Grand Army Plaza farmers market before meeting acquaintances
of mine for dinner at FAROS in Park Slope.
We enjoyed a delicious dinner, interesting diverse conversation and
received early b-day gifties.
14th, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice and gave a
giftie to lil Shiva.
15th, I attended the monthly BFP A&C committee meeting, which
was very productive and interesting.
16th, Stopped by theater to see Wendy and pick up my fancy robes for
HP Halloween Ball.
17th, I participated in the BFP Fundraiser/PF committee conference
call regarding final prep for “Pathmakers to Peace” event on the 20th.
After work I attended the monthly NYC
Friends of Tolkien meetup. Since today
is my birthday, I received greetings, gifties and treated to dinner by friends
and acquaintances at the meetup. It was
all very enjoyable.
20th, I attended, as well as volunteered, at the “Pathmakers to
Peace” event, which was hosted by BFP fundraising and peace fair
committees. The event was a success and
160+ attended the function at Brooklyn Historical Society.
21st, I had an appt for acupuncture with Dr Tan before he goes to
Tibet on vacation. That evening I had my
private yoga class with Fabrice and Shiva.
23rd to 27th, I was on vacation in Salem [MA]. Saw a lot of Salem this time around, plus hung
out with friends/acquaintances, and attended the annual HP Halloween Ball and
the HP walkabout. Weather was chilly,
windy, with some clouds and sunshine. No
rain and no hurricanes! Over the course
of several days I went on the Red Line trolley tour, ghost tour, Witch House,
Phillips House tour, Peabody Essex museum, and the Yin Yu Tang house tour. Lastly, I mostly dined at Kushco Depot and
Life Alive for healthy, fresh vegetarian / vegan food.
28th, I had my private yoga class with Fabrice and Shiva.
29th, I attended the BP PF/Fundraising committee meeting, and it is
a follow up to the “Pathmakers to Peace” event.
2nd, I headed back to NYC from the long Labor Day weekend. I joined in on a regular yoga class with
Fabrice teaching and afterwards got to play with Shiva for abit.
3rd, I participated in the BFP board members urgent conference call
regarding the Syrian situation.
4th, I had a much needed chiropractor appt.
5th, I attended the monthly BFP board members meeting, which
predominately centered on the Syrian situation.
6th to 8th, I headed back upstate NY for Carol and Art’s
wedding. I stayed with my parents, as
they were also guests at the wedding, and Carol had asked me to be the
9th, after work I attended a vigil / protest regarding “NO TO WAR IN
SYRIA” in the Ft Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn. This “Vigil for Syria” was hosted by Ft
Greene Peace AND Brooklyn for Peace.
10th, I attended a productive monthly BFP Fund/PF committee meeting,
as we get closer to the “event” set for October.
11th, I participated in the monthly Peace Alliance conference call. The guest speaker wasSam
Daley-Harris, founder of RESULTS and author of the book "Reclaiming
Our Democracy: Healing the Break between People and Government."
Sam hashelped thousands of ordinary citizens transform from hopelessness into
extraordinarily powerful advocates. Sam is now working with The
Peace Alliance, coaching them to deepen their grassroots organizing efforts.
13th, I had an appt with Dr Tan for acupuncture treatment, and
afterwards a private yoga class with Fabrice.
14th, I met up with my friend Jackie at the Prospect Park zoo for a
nice afternoon outing. Afterwards we
strolled through the park to Barnes & Noble in Park Slope, and then wrapped
up the day with dinner at FAROS on 7th Avenue.
15th, I volunteered to assist with tabling for Brooklyn for Peace
[BFP] at the Flatbush Frolics on Cortelyou Road. Sunny, warm weather with abit of a breeze and
spoke with many people about BFP, NYC politics, Syria, etc.
16th, I attended the monthly BFP A&C committee meeting, of which
I am co-chair. Meeting was productive,
informative and our guest [Karen Malpede] talked about her new play “Extreme
17th, I attended an informative and interesting monthly BFP PEJ committee
meeting at Matt’s house in a lovely part of Prospect Heights [Bkln].
20th, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice and Shiva.
21st, I went briefly into Manhattan to meet with Wendy and
decide/purchase trimmings for my fancy robes.
Then off to Port Authority to purchase bus tickets for excursion on
22nd, I travelled up to Valley Cottage, NY with Carole, Laura and
Fari to attend Timdalf’s annual Bilbo and Frodo birthday picnic. The weather was abit cool, but all who
attended had a good time.
23rd, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice and Shiva.
24th, I participated in the BFP Fundraising / PF committee meeting
and we are making progress for the upcoming “Pathmakers to Peace” event, which
is slated for October 20th.
25th / 26th, is crazy busy at work with the annual
International Tax conference taking place this week, and I am doing
volunteering for it. It is very tiring
of Sept 26th, I attended the Neko Case concert at RCMH, which was very
27th, saw more of the International Tax conference and my having
health issues with lungs. This resulted
in leaving abit early from work and getting antibiotics that my lung doctor
called into the pharmacy.
the weekend of Sept 28th and 29th, I rented some Sherlock
Holmes [starring Jeremy Brett] DVDs for a marathon viewing while I recovered
from health issues.
30th, I attended my private yoga class with Fabrice and Shiva.