8 Most Annoying Things About Hotels

As a frequent traveler I usually find most of my needs are met on the road, with the possible exception of decent caffeinated beverages. Some needs can be met by a call to the concierge but nevertheless I find the consistency of certain issues annoying. So here, for me, are the ...

8 Most Annoying Things About Hotels
  1. bright bed-side clocks
  2. curtains that don't block light
  3. lack of top sheet
  4. not enough hangers
  5. not enough bathroom counter space
  6. not enough bathroom hooks
  7. lack of full length mirror
  8. lights that never light up the things you need to see (like the inside of the closet)
In other news, the AB made me watch Godzilla vs. Megagodzilla the other night. With my voice still not recovered from WorldCon I've been wandering around the house ever since making pathetic screechy noises, bumping into things, and waggling my elbows and hands at the AB with every opportunity. I think he may regret his choice of movie soon.

Bbrrawaaaawawaaaaerreee! Gail Godzilla! Squeeeeeeeremeremeeeree!


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Waistcoats & Weaponry ~ The Finishing School Book the Third: Waiting on next edit pass. 
Curtsies & Conspiracies
~ The Finishing School Book the Second: Release date Nov. 5, 2013.  
Etiquette & Espionage
~ trade paperback will be available in the US October 13, 2013

~ Soulless Vol. 3: (AKA Blameless) Available serialized through YenPlus. Print edition Nov. 19 2013.  
~ The Parasol Protectorate Abroad Book the First: Delayed. Why? Begin rewrite in 2014.

The Books!

The Parasol Protectorate Series: 1 Soulless, 2 Changeless, 3 Blameless, 4 Heartless, 5 Timeless
BIG FAT SPOILER ALERT on the Parasol Protectorate series
Please DON'T READ THE BLURB ON AMAZON if you haven't read the other books first!
Boxed set of all five!

The Parasol Protectorate omnibus hardback editions
Volume 1 (Books 1-3), Volume 2 (Books 4-5)
Parasol Protectorate Series manga graphic novels
Soulless Vol. 1, Soulless Vol. 2 (book 2), Soulless Vol. 3 (book 3)
The Finishing School Series: Etiquette & Espionage, Curtsies & Conspiracies (Nov. 5, 2013)
 $0.99 ebook only short stories: Marine Biology and My Sister's Song

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