Monthly Archives: August 2013

Pulled out the violin today

A long time ago, maybe in 2007, C. and I bought a violin together. We both had ideas about playing the fiddle. I kept it for a while, and stymied by my inability to actually tune it, barely played it … Continue reading

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Just thinking

Here’s another thing I’ve been thinking about. I was thinking about how, in the past, I used to feel more confident about myself despite not getting a lot of support. I think that was because I had more religious feeling … Continue reading

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Worrying about being worried

One thing I’m worried about being here is relentlessly downbeat. Really, I’m worried about being like that everywhere – and even the fact that I am worrying about it says something about my personality. I grew up constantly being criticized, … Continue reading

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Libbit!

I got pair of socks recently and am sending them to an old classmate whose wife is about to have twins.

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A book I’d like to read: FUZZY MULES, PINK SLIPPERS VOLUME ONE: CAME A CLOWN

I came across a description of this in Studies in Crap, from the Village Voice. From the back cover: ‘The brutal but sensitive story of a woman’s struggle to find her lost baby in a crazy Hell that eats babies. … Continue reading

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Foosball revelation

I learned last night that foosball actually has rules! Who knew! I just thought if it as something you just did at a bar for fun, sort of wildly spinning the handles around if you have poor hand-eye coordination. However, … Continue reading

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Historical spam

I just got this on the post about my foot: So this brings us back to the shoe lace I am tripping on for the second time. It was set up as a free market for fish, with permission to … Continue reading

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No cast for me!

I went to another hospital and the doctor said he didn’t think I needed a cast. He warned that an operation would probably leave a pretty big scar, so he didn’t think that was a good idea either. To be … Continue reading

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News flash!

I couldn’t wear my left sandal because of the gauze on my left foot, and now I can’t wear my right sandal because the cat just vomited in it.

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Oh man! One more for The Annals of My Left Foot!

Yesterday I was walking through my bedroom when I whacked my foot on a cabinet that was slightly open. I looked down and saw there was a V shape between two toes that used to sit flush against each other. … Continue reading

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