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Somehow I Stayed Thin While The Other Guys Got Fat

And so we return and begin again, again. Everything collided in the last year or so to keep me from updating this — work and personal stuff, house projects and an obsession with the U.S. election that turned into an … Continue reading

May 22, 2017 Uncategorized

Everybody Knows, Everybody Knows, Everybody Knows

One of the kindnesses of the holidays is the space you get to think. My weeks aren’t normally known for this amount of time and space — and now I sound like Doctor Who, accidentally — but between the time off … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 Uncategorized

And In The End, The Love We Take

I’m blocked, somehow; it’s Monday morning and I have a lot of shit to do, and my brain isn’t responding to any of the usual tricks. So I’m writing this early — and I suspect I’ll continue to come back … Continue reading

December 7, 2015 Uncategorized

Was It/No No

A brief note to say that I haven’t forgotten you all, nor was the “And then it’s over” title of the last update a sign; time has simply been against me recently, thanks to the onset of the holidays and … Continue reading

December 1, 2015 Uncategorized

And Then It’s Over

I think, judging by the last few days, that we’re officially out of the part of fall here in Portland where it’s lovely weather: cold, and crisp, and gloriously sunny for the entire day. Oh, we’ve still got parts of … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 Uncategorized

Over The Garden Wall

So let’s try this again, shall we? I didn’t actually take last week off from writing this non-newsletter, despite what it looked like to outside eyes; instead, I wrote it as usual, and just as I was about to post … Continue reading

November 2, 2015 Uncategorized

I’ve Been Trying Hard Against Unbelievable Odds

I’m writing this while waiting for the new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens to drop, because that’s just how I roll. Well, that and writing things like “that’s just how I roll” while cringing inside, thinking no, I’m too old … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 Uncategorized

And There’s A Million Things I Haven’t Done, But Just You Wait, Just You Wait

I’m old. This isn’t something that happened overnight, of course; it’s not like you wake up in the morning and bang, you’re suddenly old and you have no idea how it happened — unless you’re a character in a high concept … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 Uncategorized

June 1

I’m reading a book right now called Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has The Time, by Brigid Schulte; I picked it up as an impulse on Saturday, recovering from a Friday that entirely got away from me … Continue reading

June 1, 2015 Uncategorized

May 13

And then I got sick. I’m actually a very good sick person — no matter how lousy I feel, I tend to hold it together pretty well, but this time around, that was pretty hard to do even before I … Continue reading

May 13, 2015 Uncategorized