Meet My Foot Feat, day 4

It’s only DAY 3 of my “convalescence” and the thought of spending most of my time sitting with my foot up for 3 WEEKS is __________.  Fill in the blank and it’s probably close to the mark.

So far I’ve worked on CATNIPblog posts, worked on Peggy & my Happiness project, started reading a new book and watched far too much TV.  My “rear-end” is already beginning to hurt as much as my foot.

I have more time on my hands (and feet) than ever yet have less focus than ever.  Looking for something creative to add to my sit-down-activities I decided to finish pages (upon pages) I started years ago in my many journals.  

judy’s journal, collage, acrylic, marking pens

Today I picked a page that required no thought, just schmearing a bit of paint with my finger and doodling with marking pens.  I have no clue why I wrote the fishy-poem I remember from childhood on the page.

Fishy fishy in a brook

Papa catch ’em with a hook

Mama fry ’em in a pan

Baby eat ’em like a man

Need to catch up? Here’s what happened to me:

In pain, Need Sympathy

Food for the HEEL

 

 

 

 

6 thoughts on “Meet My Foot Feat, day 4

  1. Get some 2-3 lb weights (or a large can of beans) and do upper arm/shoulders lifting and rotating 5 times a day for 5 minutes each – don’t let the WHOLE bod sit around! There are lots of sitting exercises to keep you from getting “stale”.

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  2. My dad used to tell this little rhyme to my sons when they were babies – thank you, Judy, for the wonderful memory. Your illustration is charming.

    Isn’t it funny, funny being a terrible word choice, how the order to sit and be still makes you want to get up and run a marathon?

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