Monthly Archives: December 2015

2016: The year that will NOT be my circus.

Today is New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2015. I had to work today, and although it was slow at work, I had two conversations that stood out. They stood out because I said the exact same thing to two different … Continue reading

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Topic of the Day: Graffiti in the White House Bathroom

Oh, there has to be an endless amount of graffiti in the White House bathroom. And given my penchant for national parks (yes, in case you didn’t know, the White House is cared for by the NPS) and all things … Continue reading

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A Scene…

I really should get back to normal blog topics… This fiction writing is causing me undue stress. Here’s the brief scene I wrote up about two of my characters. This is meant to follow the character sketch of Jess, which … Continue reading

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Two More Character Sketches: Matt and Gus

Matt is a self-described “caring narcissistic asshole” who was lucky not to get molested by priests, despite having grown up in a Catholic parish known for such a travesty. His experiences turned him to Buddhism to feel comfortable with life. … Continue reading

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Character Sketch: Jess

I have never tried fiction writing, and I really don’t know what to write. The last couple of days’ writing challenges have been fiction-related, so here is my feeble attempt at a character sketch: Jess was short in stature but … Continue reading

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Topic of the Day: What You’d Say to the Bully Who Tormented You

Well, let me preface by stating that I would never be able to actually say this. Because it would hurt a third person whom I care about deeply. But here goes: It must be so hard for you to keep … Continue reading

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Topic of the Day: Other than your clothes, what was with you the majority of your day?

Anyone who knows me will know exactly what I had with me on my Saturday morning. First, yes, technically it’s Sunday. But it’s my Saturday since I work Tuesday through Saturday. Second, you might have expected me to be outside … Continue reading

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