A poem

Get Out of My Way She stood slightly in front of the napkin drawer. He opened it up into her hip, looking annoyed, without saying “excuse me”. It was something he felt he could do with a guest already in the kitchen. Subtle. She shrugged. Once he’d pushed her out of the way when she was unknowingly standing between him and where he wanted to … Continue reading A poem

[updated] I’m getting a lot of practice driving to downtown & back anyway

It was the third trip made to update my eyeglasses. Turns out my $600¹ frames weren’t a very good idea, in 2016, because now the lenses are fatter than the frames. I went $150 cheaper, for lenses at an independent firm. They had a flaw right in the middle of the right. I was going to upgrade immediately but they talked me into giving the … Continue reading [updated] I’m getting a lot of practice driving to downtown & back anyway

How to tame your dragon (reprogram your subconscious)

I keep having dreams of shortage or lack that are worse than my current reality, like having to scrounge up quarters for cups of coffee. And since when are cups of even ghetto coffee just a quarter? That was a couple nights ago. I immediately thought of Abraham Hicks, with its ideas of conscious and subconscious blocking. How do you stop your dreams though? A … Continue reading How to tame your dragon (reprogram your subconscious)

Writing, sock design, and wanting to paint

Remembered today that I was supposed to have begun again, if only temporarily, a daily seated meditation since the last new moon. That was last Saturday and I haven’t sat once. Oops. Next one is February 4th. I’ll try again. That’s been my repeating theme in life since I moved. I’m in a slightly better mood about it today than I’ve been lately, especially last Monday. I … Continue reading Writing, sock design, and wanting to paint

Sloth of New Year’s

It’s a rest day? Welp, I think I need a day off exercise. New Year’s Eve was low key. We cooked and there was no bickering and that was fantastic. Actually we got steaks to grill, which is definitely not  a weekly event so that was a treat. Watched some Grimm on Prime. Watched some Lucifer on Netflix. Went to sleep before midnight. And apparently … Continue reading Sloth of New Year’s