Day 14/21

Today, I am grateful for… muffins ┬ámy brain ┬ámaking it through the day 3) Muffins. It’s a funny little thing. Comfort food. Do we eat it to feel good or do we eat it because we feel bad? I have noticed a trend with comfort food that I get for myself. It tends to be […]

Day 13/21

Today, I am grateful for… good ideas an abundance of good ideas time to write 2) Ever since I was a kid I have loved Tolkien. Like really loved Tolkien. My father had his first editions that I have worn down to the spine. He has a 10 year anniversary edition that is absolutely stunning. […]

Day 12/21

Today,  I am grateful for. .. Friends coming over Fun at work Space to breathe 3) The problem with bad days is that they make transience hard to come by.  Every single thing feeds into your present state of mind.  Last night the heat cut out. The heat cut out and I saw no way […]

Day 11/21

Today,  I am grateful for… Having somewhere to go Having a way to get there Having down time 1) I have a need to flee.  It is very real and can be deeply upsetting.  When I’m healthy it translates into wanderlust. When I’m unhealthy it translates into running away.  When I feel trapped, when it […]

Day 10/21

Today,  I am grateful for… A vocal email Dinner with my work people Bedding down for a night in 1) Today, I received a, shall we say, strongly worded email.  It was among the first I’ve received. It was based on my blog here. I was very surprised.  Words, man. Words can send people over […]

Day 9/21

Today, I am grateful for… my endlessly inexhaustible typewriter ribbon invitations to lunch parties how easy it is to change a room layout 1) I feel like I don’t talk enough about the weird ones on my list, so I will start to include them a bit more and let’s just talk about the weird […]

Day 7/21

Today, I am grateful for… three hour conversations new story ideas late night physics talks 3) Ever since forever I have loved physics. I try to stay abreast of the newest theoretical physicists and their contributions: String Theory, Super Symmetry, M-Theory. It causes me a lot of grief. How you might ask? Well, I get […]