Monthly Archives: December 2013

Beware the Justification Hydra

“You need more antioxidants,” my doctor said. “Is that like chocolate?” I asked. “Something like that,” he replied. I thought maybe if I had the best chocolate ever how could anything be bad. And even if things are bad, I’ll … Continue reading

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Size Matters When I Close My Eyes

Just close your eyes. Trust me. You see, I’ve recently started a new routine of closing my eyes when I eat. Not through the whole meal but once I’ve gotten the victuals to my mouth. I close my eyes and try … Continue reading

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A Dream Well Narrated

Someone narrated my dream last night. It was not me. I might have suspected Morgan Freeman or James Earl Jones, the prefect narrators. But it was not. The narrator, instead, was from a book I am reading by Andrei Bely, … Continue reading

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Five Easy Steps to Awesomeness

Just kidding. There’s no five easy steps to awesomeness. In fact there are probably not five easy steps to anything you want. Yet as I stumble around the Internet I see article after article on five steps to something desirable.  … Continue reading

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Faking is not Making It

I just made it up. I say that a lot when I’m cooking.  When I cook (if I dare call it that) I often don’t know what I’m doing or have any set plan. I tend to make split second … Continue reading

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Attraction on the Wrong Side of the Tracks

“You’re so sexy when you’re angry!” That was the quote from the romantic comedy. I think I’ve seen that same basic scene in dozens of movies and TV shows. Usually the ones where there is the whole love-hate theme going … Continue reading

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The Dreaded Butter Loop

  I’m an awful shopper. I often have to be forced to shop for even the most bare essentials. When I do shop, I can only shop for a little while. I am usually drained when I’m done. For the … Continue reading

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