9/29/2023 Friday daily diary from Atwater Camp.
Woke up at 5:30 AM. Made up my bed, cleaned up, changed to BOP uniform and made a cup of coffee. Stretched, drank my coffee and watched the local news and weather report, high temperature for today is 84 degrees F. Started walking at 6:10 AM. Breakfast was served at 6:12 AM. Breakfast menu: Oatmeal and muffin and apple.
Plan for today:
- Call Doris.
- email daily diary for 9/28/2023.
- Walk 6 miles.
- ACE Classes Italy 4-4:30 PM, Oceanography 5-5:30 PM and Small Business Workshop 6-6:30 PM.
- Managing your Diabetes 7-8 PM.
Finished walking 6 miles at 8:20 AM. I could not time my speed as the watch was broken. The dawn sky was dominated by the full moon on the Western Horizon. The moon was especially big and bright, Mid Autumn moon cake festival. As the sun rose in the East, the Moon disappeared in the Western horizon. The sun rise was beautiful and spectacular. The track was quiet because of the cold weather. It was cold, crisp and the air was clean. Stretched at the basketball court. But was interrupted by a special sewing request for CO Gunn. So no Yoga this morning. Showered at 9:30 AM. Went to the library to check out some Spanish Videos, but only found some Spanish Audio CD’s. Lunch was served at 10:10 AM> Luncheon menu: Fried fish sandwich, pudding and carrots. I forgot to call Doris after Lunch as I went to the sewing room to start sewing for CO Gunn project. Sewed Velcro around the tent holder, so parts will not slip out. Repaired a pair of sweats for Nick. Repaired several ripped pants. Repaired Jacket for Manuel. Customized two pairs of pants for Richardo. It was a busy afternoon of sewing. Finally got everything done at 3:00 PM. Dinner was served at 3:20 PM. Dinner menu: chicken fried rice and green beans and bread. I supplemented the dinner with a packet of mackerel. Tried calling Doris at 3:30 PM but BOP policy will not allow calls from 3:30-4:00 PM. Delivered Jacket to Manuel. Delivered Pants to Richardo and delivered sweats to Nick. David Crisp provided the list of inmates enrolled in the History of Art 1 class. ACE Class – Italian Cities 4-4:30 PM. Oceanography 5-5:30 PM and Small Business at 6-6:30 PM. Managing your Diabetes 7-8 PM. Managed to called Doris at 5:00 PM. talked to Doris at 5:00 PM; She was worried that I did not call earlier. I told her I was busy and forgot to call her. She is well had had a decent sleep with the Melatonin. I told her I had to work on a special project and lots of sewing and did not have time to practice my Yoga or Spanish today. Census count at 7:00 PM. Census count at 7:30 PM. Cleaned up at 9:00 PM. Final Census count at 9:30 PM. Went to bed at 10:00 PM.
Today was a busy day: Finally called Doris at 5:00 PM. Walked 6 miles. Attended ACE Classes and Managing your Diabetes. Busy day sewing.
Liberace: When the reviews are bad I tell my staff that they can join me as I cry all the way to the bank.
Books Read: 19 Books, Books reports: 19 reports, Target: 150 Books.
ACE Classes: 25 Classes, ACE Class Reports: 17 Reports, Target: 100 Classes.
EBRR Classes 10 Classes, EBRR class Reports: 5 Reports.
Miles Walked Today: 6 Miles, Cumulative Mileage: 597 Miles, Target: 9000 Miles.
Art Linkleter: The four stages of man are infancy, childhood, adolescence and obsolescence.