Category: stories

  • An eventful drive to Starbucks.

    An eventful drive to Starbucks.

    t’s 5am, and I’m rolling in unusually heavy traffic. I glance in the rearview and there is this SUV just hurtling at me from behind.

  • Time to Do Something Good.

    I have a cat, That Jake. A few years ago, he got very sick. I thought I wanted to let him go – I was broke – but one of the vets at the hospital basically guilted me into treating his undiagnosable liver infection.

  • Snowpocalypse 2015: The Stop & Shop in Revere

    B! and I just got back from the grocery store. We’d driven past around noontime today, Sunday, and the glut of cars in the lot made me wonder how many more people they could pack in before they hit fire code. “Let’s not do this now,” we agreed, and went to breakfast instead. Some eight […]

  • Things that are unrelated:

    I downloaded a new version of the Scrabble iPhone app today. And it sucks. SUCKS. The load time is horrible, the graphics are lame, and, so far as I can tell, there’s no way to quit a game midstream. I spend about 3/4 of my life playing (and quitting) Scrabble matches against my iPhone’s computer, […]

  • Return of the King:

    I’ve been in contact with Pusser again. For those of you who remember, he was my partner in crime from the North Dakota days, as well as my boss for many years prior. I’m talking 2002-2006 era. And then, in 2009, he fell off the map. My map, at least. Completely. This is not about […]