You’re Killing Me, Smalls

Day 8: December 19, 2013 Enjoy a belated birthday present from a good friend: a trip to the movies to see the Hobbit (spoiler alert: it was amazing). You are both really bad at the timing thing, so you’re running late. Even so, you decide that you must have popcorn and a coke icee. Because […]

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Etymology of Tuesday

Day 6: December 17, 2013 Go to work. Tell someone good morning. Her response will be simple, yet unexpected: you dyed your hair. Say yes, yes you did dye your hair. And that you like it. Because change is good. Everyone needs change some times. She surprises you again with her response: it’s stark. Spend […]

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Thanksgiving Throwback

A Monkey with tail feathers like a Turkey

For this week’s blog post, I began writing an essay about children. But it’s not ready. (Spoiler alert: neither am I.) In my effort to explore and research the “kid issue” I decided to sort through all of my old masterpieces kept at my parents’ house in Lafayette. Most of them were just awful—crayon scribbles […]

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