I don’t know what kind of nightmares you have, but I have always had the kind that involve everyday situations taken to the height of anxiety. Things l…
It’s Pride. Well, the end of Pride, depending on where you are. For me, here in the Central time zone, it’s July now. Pride is over. It’s July. July me…
I went from 0 to 3 email subscribers. Welcome, all! I don’t know who you are and I’m not going to look at my subscriber list. Your secret is safe with …
(my keyboard continues t o do a thing where it adds extra spaces at random. I’m not editing it. Maybe it will result in some kind of e.e. cummings -sty…
I have a poster in my office that’s a pint glass with the phrase “Call me a writer because I work in drafts.” I love that poster. I thought about torch…
I had to get out of my house so I went to someone else’s. Because quarantine. I don’t own a weighted blanket, so I’ve been using an LL Bean sweatshirt …
I’m waiting on a delivery from the big box home improvement store that rhymes with flows. 24 new deck boards to replace the rotting ones with the ruste…
I’m really bad at doing something every day.
This is the first Sunday in a long time that I haven’t gotten drunk. Last weekend, I drank two bottles of cava and made a pie. I overbooze when I’m hap…
No one likes you. Is there water in the basement of the rental house? What’s the APR on my credit cards? Your career is a lie. Wait, you have no career…
Writing is weird. It’s kinda like running. They say it doesn’t cost anything to get started, but you can really get caught up in the details that keep …
7am: open eyes, hear birds, close eyes 7:30am: anxiety flood about how much TV my kid watches alone 8am: reluctantly get out of bed, feed son a bowl of…