Category: life

Over the Top

At some point, it is bound to catch up with me. After all, I am a few years beyond ten now. Still, once those theme park gates swing open, you would be hard pressed to find a bigger kid than me. I’m talking G-force. Death defying heights. Corkscrew turns […]

Pillow Talk VI

Having thrown open the bedroom window onto a wet, blustery morning, I lay myself across the top of the covers and try unsuccessfully to return to the land of Nod. I reject a full 20 positions in an effort to escape my internal combustion, but eventually come to […]

Paved With Good Intentions

So there I was, standing outside HH’s locked car, parked in front of our local OneStop, contemplataing a three mile walk home. In the rain. Uphill. Both Ways. “Well, self,” I said, “once again we can thank your good intentions for this fine mess…” It all started a couple […]

Firestarter

They say that opposites attract. I reckon they are right, given that this firestarter has been 30 years married to something of of a pyrophobe. It’s not that HH is not manly – he rakes leaves and cuts branches and lugs heavy loads like a pro. He will […]