Monday, April 22, 2024

Paperboy Prattle

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I think I have made it clear that I am not a morning person, not terribly fond of the entire human race until I've had coffee, and... Like the Reese's commercials... "Not sorry."I happily...

48 Hours

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I have quoted James Taylor more than once on his observation that "the secret to life is enjoying the passage of time." He is not wrong, and perhaps the greatest wonder of our species...

“Fucking Vermin”: For The Love Of Hatred

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Yes, I strategically placed an F-bomb in the title precisely because I'm hoping to draw everyone's attention to a species-wide crisis that, especially at this time of year, should be getting better instead of...

The Straight Path Of Of The Circle

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Don't you love self-contradictory expressions? I have publicly said several times that I have had a lifelong fascination with words and letters. All the ways they can be put together or scrambled about, like...

The Counsel Of Cats

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It will come as no surprise, Hermit that I am, that I spend Thanksgiving by myself, in the company of my cats and my computer. There is always a place where someone's table is...

Warmed By Frozen Silence

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It is true what they say about some of your senses getting better after one or more of the others is compromised in some way. This has certainly been true in my case; as...

Photo Journal: A Hermit Store Run

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Especially for my overseas penpal, April ~ The inbound Carriage arrives It's a cozy ride My whole heart hates City life Crosswalk death's nearby Gladiator breakfast time! What hell lurks inside? Mapping out my shopping strides What the hell'd I...

The Best Voices Are The Ones In Your Head

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I know, I know... I have issues; obviously, any shrink worth their salt would dispatch a gaggle of white-jacketed thugs to your address to re-home you in a cozy little room with padding...

I Crack Myself Up

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I could play the "blind card," or I could claim a senior moment, or I could even try to make the case that I simply made a rookie mistake. The problem here is that...

Chapters

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A month ago, I might have titled this "Life Cycles." Two weeks ago, it could have been "Transitions". Now? Each of these falls terribly short of the mark. Setting out to put together my...