So I promised more pictures, and then lost my internet connection for several days!!
Here is that little "cupboard under the stairs":
And of course if there are books you need a comfy place to read them:
Nevermind all that storage in the back there......
(Actually, this looks a little different now because the poster for A Butterfly is Patient is on that wall, along with a framed cover of There's a Wocket in my Pocket.)