Our cat is male. He turns 14 on Sunday. He is large (or at least he always seemed so compared to his diminutive sister) and well muscled and, despite a sedentary indoor life, seems well able to hold his own in a cat fight. There have been one or two occasions where he found an … Continue reading The Cat
It’s 6:30 in the morning and my eyes are gluey. As I swing open the back screen door to go free the chickens and shut up the roosters, I hear a sound of tearing silk threads - that surprisingly audible rip - the one that says you have just walked through a spiders web. Curious, … Continue reading Deadly Decisions
https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/79388113/posts/3013994420 in the meeting she tells me about how i should be doing this and that with my son and every night just five minutes that's all she asks this woman is young and professional with a quiet voice but i don't feel quiet i feel like a pressure cooker like the bubbles inside me … Continue reading the meeting
Knock knock.Who's there?It's your conscience.What? You again! Please leave me alone. Isn't there some tenancy agreement where I get to reside here without your interference?My dear, I'm the tenant. Not you.Shit... You've got a complaint then.You should be pleased to see me.Ha! Why would that be?Because, my dear, you are on a tight rope above … Continue reading Knock Knock
You know all those 'clever' expressions like "there's no I in team" or "assuming makes an ass out of u and me" ? Well, I'm experimenting with guilt - an emotion I am plagued by. Today we gave the puppy a bath. Having a fluffy white bottom, any messy toilet experiences unfortunately show rather clearly. … Continue reading Take the U out of Guilt and all is gold again.