Gayle Madwin (queerbychoice) wrote,
Gayle Madwin

  • Mood:

Christmas Loot

For Christmas I received the following books:
  • A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess (from my brother)
  • The Tin Drum by Gunter Grass (from my parents)
  • Complete Pebble Mosaic Handbook by Maggie Howarth (from my parents)
  • Firescaping: Creating Fire-Resistant Landscapes, Gardens, and Properties in California's Diverse Environments by Douglas Kent (from my parents)
  • Gathering Moss: A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses by Robin Wall Kimmerer (from my parents)
  • Concrete Garden Projects: Easy & Inexpensive Containers, Furniture, Water Features & More by Malin Nilsson and Camilla Arvidsson (from my parents)
  • I, Pierre Seel, Deported Homosexual by Pierre Seel (from my parents)
  • An American Obsession: Science, Medicine, and Homosexuality in Modern Society by Jennifer Terry (from my parents)
I also received the following:
  • a new winter coat (from Susan)
  • socks (from Susan)
  • a trowel (from Susan)
  • gardening gloves (from Susan)
  • a magnifying glass (from Susan)
  • an ice cream scoop (from Susan)
  • a laser printer (for both of us from Santa Claus)
  • a potlifter (from Susan's sister Wendy)
  • a Gorillapod tripod (from my parents)
  • a collapsible canvas dog crate (from my parents)
  • liquid frisket for watercolor painting (from my parents)
  • Collapse into Now by R.E.M. (from my parents)
  • seeds of yellow lupine (Lupinus densiflorus) and tidy-tips (Layia platyglossa) (from my parents)
  • a Christmas tree ornament with Susan's and my names on it (for both of us from Susan's sister Wendy)
  • a Christmas tree ornament in the shape of a Zuni bear fetish (for both of us from my Aunt Kitty)
  • many boxes of chocolates (for both of us from my Aunt Kitty, Susan's Aunt Laurie and Uncle John, and our former neighbor Jessica, and for me from Susan)
It was a good Christmas. I hope yours was too!
Tags: gifts
  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.