Precious time

Precious time. Precious time with loved ones.Precious time to do what one wants in life.Precious time to be idle.Precious time to make decisions.Precious time to accomplish things.Precious time to call one’s own. Precious time. That’s what I’m...

Soup and jello

I’m on the mend. I’m craving actual food. Whew. Things were looking dicey for a while today. So weak and tired and out of it. Getting sick and then ultimately overcoming it always feels like such a victory, a fresh start, a thoughtful pause. Chicken soup,...

Bad egg?

This afternoon I felt so tired I could have put my head down on my desk and slept right there. As I walked home from the PATH after work, I told the friend I was with that I felt like I was going to throw up. I was glued to the couch when I got home, so nauseous....

Holiday weekend potpourri

What an action-packed weekend. In a nutshell, was surrounded by family on Thanksgiving, then did the insane but fun Black Friday shopping trip with my sister and her friends, met a childhood friend of my mother’s on Saturday and spent today getting back into my...

Free dip

So I’m in the drugstore today and the lines are pretty long, spilling into the aisles, in fact. I decide I don’t want to wait. As I’m walking out, I’m sort of behind this woman in line and I see her right arm extended back behind her....