Not Quite Singing…

Walking home yesterday, even the pavement felt soggy underfoot. It’s become perpetually wet here – not merely damp. Everything is slick and sloppily waterlogged. I have good shoes with treads that keep me from falling ass over tea kettle. They keep my feet warm and dry. My hearty, water-repellent parka prevents me from getting wet-through and …

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Words…

“That's what careless words do. They make people love you a little less.” Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things There is power in words. There is power in emotion. Mix them together with as much truth as you can, and voila, magic happens. My stream-of-conscious musings were not intended to unravel anyone’s life but my …

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You’ll Never Guess!

Well, hello there. It’s Tuesday and November and it’s cold. I have a cold which seems fitting, and a temperature. I’m miserable – achy and sore – frustrated and forlorn. No amount of tea with honey seems to smooth my scratchy throat. Surprisingly, I’m hungry. I’m likely hungry because it’s a twenty minutes, one-way walk …

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A Dog’s Lesson…

What story shall I tell today? Perhaps I’ll write about lists promised weeks ago that remain undone. Maybe I’ll discuss some plan, still half-formed because without at least one list outlining a direction, the way forward is shrouded in fog. Perhaps none of the above because the subjects are too depressing. Also, I've found walking …

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