Monthly Archives: February 2015

No Refunds

I am slow to change.  I flow like molasses on a cold winter’s day.  Comfort, peace, familiar objects provide a certain weight that hold me in place.  I am not the first person with an idea, nor the spontaneous trip … Continue reading

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Half of a Night on the Town

<Yesterday> Mary really wants to go.  The tickets are already bought.  The phone rings.  It is her. “Are you up for tonight?”.  I pause, consider “Do you want the supportive girlfriend answer or my honest answer?”  I do not know why I … Continue reading

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Pleasing Tasks

Human beings seek pleasure and avoid pain.  Most of my last year has been about avoiding pain.  Wear a wide-brimmed hat to tolerate overhead fluorescent lights.  Stop an activity once a headache starts so my head won’t pound for the rest of the … Continue reading

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