Shannon Stacey

Archive for June, 2009

My to-do list has a to-do list

Things are so crazy now that I have scraps of paper everywhere with notes to add such-and-such to my to-do list. The next thing on the master list needs to be to go around and find all the mini to-do notes.

Double-whammy. With a funeral Thursday morning and camp Thursday night, each in an opposite direction from my house, it’s going to be one hell of a day. We can take the car south, so the truck can be loaded … Read More »

And it's Monday again

I’ve been banging my head against the wall, trying to come up with something to blog about. Nothing. I’m pretty sure my subconscious doesn’t want to bump the cover for No Surrender down the page.

Once the doc’s all finalized, I’ll get an excerpt up. In the meantime, I decided last night DG4 will be Connor O’Brien’s story. It was originally going to be Jack Donovan’s turn but, for reasons I can’t tell you without spoiling DG3, he’s not ready … Read More »

Gallagher, let me show you him…

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SK meets Joey Logano

Last night NASCAR driver Joey Logano visited our Home Depot (one of the few positive things about sharing a highway exit with the New Hampshire Motor Speedway) and off we went. Halfway there my husband pointed out I’d forgotten the camera and asked if I wanted to run home and get it. I told him it was going to be a standard 2-second sign-and-go and my cellphone would serve well enough. Needless to say, photo ops ensued. The poor quality … Read More »

Fluff, it does a mind good

I love summer vacation. I really do. I love all school vacations because 1) there’s less for me to do and 2) I enjoy the company of my children.

But right now we’re in the adjustment phase. Because we headed off to camp last Thursday for a long weekend mere hours after school let out, this is our first full week home.

With the Short Kid.

His larger-than-life personality is a little easier to take when The Short Kid Show … Read More »

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