Little Changes

Photo info: FUJIFILM X100T, 23mm, f/4.5, 1/100 sec, ISO320
“Black and White and Grey” Cedar Park, 2020

We’re still in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic which has cause some large life-changes, such as working from home, remote learning, no dining out, etc. But there are quite a few small changes too, which I thought were interesting. Or maybe not interesting at all. Anyways, here are some:

  • I keep the mailbox key in my bicycle bag instead of my car.
  • I have only worn long pants once. That was for mosquito protection while doing some yard work.
  • I haven’t worn regular socks or shoes in a long time. It’s either running shoes/socks, or my Birkenstocks.
  • I now take my showers in the evening. It feels so good to climb into bed nice and clean! I used to take my shower in the morning in order to wake up and get rid of bed-head. But now I can be a bit more lax with my “grooming”. Also, I ride my bicycle or go for a run in the evening, so a shower is necessary.

Today’s photo is of the tree that hangs over the neighborhood mailbox. It’s what prompted me to think about how I keep the mailbox key on my bike instead of my car.

I hope you had a good day and are hanging in there! 😀

Popular Phrases

Have you noticed that the phrase “I feel like…” has replaced “I think that…” in conversation lately?

Also, I noticed the phrase, “To tell you the truth…” has been replaced by “Not gonna lie…”

Just something that’s been on my mind lately.

Anyway, here’s a funny photo I took.

Photo info: FUJIFILM X100T, 19mm, f/2.8, 1/125 sec, ISO4000
“Sock Wisdom” Austin, 2020

White Snake

Can’t wait to see this. It looks awesome!

Tuesday Snapshot

Photo info: FUJIFILM X100T, 23mm, f/4, 1/100 sec, ISO500
“Snapshot” Cedar Park, 2019

It seems that the Texas summer is really over… 😭 Temperatures have dipped into the 40s. Ugh. I dislike the grey skies and chilly air.

Left or Right, Inside or Outside

Photo info: FUJIFILM X100T, 19mm, f/2.8, 1/125 sec, ISO6400
“Left Side” Cedar Park, 2019

Due to a wrist injury, I’ve had to wear my watches on my right wrist, which has been a weird experience. But lately my wrist has improved so that I can wear my watches (loosely) on my left wrist and it feels so much more natural! And I am wearing them on the inside of my wrist, which is more comfortable and the way I wore them when I was younger. I sometimes wear it on the outside but my wrist will get sore after a while, so inside it is.

It’s a little silly, but I feel like I’ve completed some sort of achievement by wearing watches in all four positions. Do I get a medal for that? At any rate, I’ve learned that for me, the left wrist (standard for right-handed people) and on the inside (military-style) is best.