Monthly Archives: November 2013

I’m Thankful For…

I’m thankful for the usual stuff; I have a great family, a great partner, I like my job and I’m doing OK financially. I have my health and a warm place to sleep at night, know where my next meal … Continue reading

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Taking a Shower…in a Bucket

I’ve mentioned before my ongoing adventures sleeping in the nightclub where I work Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, then I go home Sunday night. I sweat very little, and it’s not a very physical job, but the only thing I … Continue reading

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Nostalgia as Magic

There’s something magical and sad about nostalgia. A place, an atmosphere, something that magically triggers a memory that in retrospect we thought was long lost. Smells are big triggers. The right smell can send me back to the 5th grade … Continue reading

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Nature’s Cruelty (Creepy, Reality-Based Halloween Thoughts)

Nature is a fascinating thing, but it’s also incredibly cruel, vicious and violent. Nature shows on television often show lions and tigers bringing down gazelles and wildebeests, but by far the most compelling example of it’s cruelty in my opinion … Continue reading

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