A friend is coming over. I was supposed to go to dinner at her place, but she has found herself caught up in something and now she is coming here later and bringing strawberries. I’ve done a bit of scurryfunging – the bare minimum, in the kitchen. Will we sit there or outside? Is is warm enough, and what about the rats? Continue reading Rats!
My mother checked out some time ago. Continue reading How Did You Cope With That?
I’m an omnivore (natch) but I keep an eye out for vegan recipes because of one of my daughters. This is the daughter who lives with her dad when she is not at uni. Continue reading Rejection and Chicken Soup
I’ve changed my mind about marriage. Though it was traumatic at the time, I am glad my ex bailed after 20 years, because I never would have left him and we’d have gone on making each other miserable. Continue reading Being a Contender
It’s a long weekend, and the weather is beautiful. But I am miserable as fuck. Continue reading Down in the Dumps
Late last night I finally bowed to the sad fact that I could not get my tv to work. It wasn’t faulty, I was just incompetent. Continue reading The Descendants
Those were the words with which we had to begin. Continue reading Complete Lack of Imagination