Since my last entry, the Admiral has had his operation and appears to be on the way to recovery: Sylvia II
I've opened a new listserv: Historical Fiction & Film Adaptations, 18th to 21st century, Poldark to Austen. Six people have joined and it is having a very mild success (not a total failure): something like 4 of the six people have posted. Ellen and Jim have a blog, two.
And I carry in with women's art, Austen and 18th century studies: my latest is women writing from and about imprisoment. Reveries under the Sign of Austen.
I've a new photo of myself and ClaryPussycat on facebook: