Wash woman

Slept at my parents’ house last night. Had an overnight bag with a few pairs of pants and a few tops that needed laundering. At about 7:30, after my siblings and their families had left, I announced I had a load of wash to do. My mother, not the most spry woman...

Brunch

Went to brunch with my mother and sister in the Jersey ‘burbs today. There was a couple sitting across from us dressed in comfy Sunday attire, each reading a section of the paper as they drank coffee. I like when couples are that comfortable with each other....

In the cards

Went to buy my cousin a birthday card at CVS today. He happens to be a nice guy with a smart sense of humor, so I was hoping for something clever. I was dismayed to find almost every single funny card in the section that said “guy” was about beer. The fun...

Today

Today was one of those days where I just felt worn out. No particular reason. Probably had to do with my mind working overtime and being so active that I lost sleep last night. Today everything felt like a strain. Even work I love. So intense does this time of...