Archive for May, 2006

Spring

31May06

There is a time that I do adore,Before the meeting and thinly veiled hate.A twilight of ignorance, I’d describe,That you can’t recognize until it is too late. I think that I feel like that about you. “If I’d only known then…”I’d lie.I only learn by experiencing.“I’d have appreciated…” I’d pretend.I only remember by suffering. I […]


It’s been a week since I’ve posted anything in here. Usually that means that I’m going to sit down to try to make myself write a post. Which typically leads to something that seems forced and half-assed. And today is no different. With that said… Read on! As I was showering this morning – and […]


You may remember my story about the day I spent with my 8 year old (9 now!) cousin. She is also the twerp responsible for an infamous series of sketches, including “Peter Pooping.”* Let’s call her “the monkey.” Please don’t confuse her with ACN (Adorably Cute Niece.) This morning I stumbled upon an old journal […]


Since I am busy working on something else, I don’t have time for a long post today. Instead, here is a picture of me when I was a wee little tyke. I am sitting on the steps of a courthouse, with my (late) RCMP officer uncle, drinking a beer. Welcome to Cape Breton. I drank […]


Some random nuggets this morning… – The other day my father asked me, “Is there an actor named “Shitley Killinger?” I replied, “I don’t believe so.” He thought for a minute and then said, “I think I may have really screwed up the People Magazine crossword puzzle.” – The word “balls” still makes me giggle. […]


I’ve debated writing this post. Quite frankly, I don’t feel like I have the writing skills to adequately express what I want to express. I’m not sure that I can do it anything close to justice. But, I’m going to try… Today is my niece’s birthday. Five years ago, my sister was 25 weeks pregnant […]


Hi. How are you? Oh really? Good to hear. You are looking well. Wow. That’s a little forward… but appreciated. Here’s the thing: 1) I’m exhausted. I’ve had a super busy few days – doing something I love – and need some downtime. I’m completely zonkered. B) I’m a little bored with the straight prose-y […]