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from Our Harvard Flaker
Hi Ed, I wrote
to you a few months ago. I've started school at Harvard, which is
I have a few
flaker survival tips for other folks out there. All the chairs at Harvard
are upholstered in dark crimson — just the thing to highlight flakes.
I've started carrying around a sweatshirt to drape over the chairs so I
don't leave a mess — may be helpful to others doomed to deal with dark
Some advice for
the woman looking forward to her wedding — I bought very long satin
gloves to go with my wedding dress, just in case my arms decided to flame
up. Luckily they weren't too bad, but I think just knowing the gloves were
there was comforting.
trying a flax seed oil experiment. Since June, I've been taking flax seed
oil and trying to get in other sources of omega fatty acids (tuna). My
psoriasis had been very raw and painful and it's smoothed out quite a bit.
Still unsightly, but not painful.
conference goes well. –Christy D.
Response: Good tips, Christy.
Carry some outerwear to inconspicuously drape over furniture that
would otherwise show off our flakes; order up long satin gloves next time
one is going to be a bride, just in case.
Let us know how
the flax seed oil and omega fatty acid intake pan out for you.
And, of course, first semester at Harvard.
fellow readers, Harvard has an excellent web site.
(You can take a virtual tour of the campus there!)
Here’s a link to a campus map close-up that shows the observatory
where our resident astrophysicist is likely to be biding her time