I had lofty goals to come home and get all of my chores done and pack and take a nice hot bath with custom-made bath salts that a friend gave me ... and then I was delayed at work, and all that melted like so much Portland snow. I'm still packing! But in twenty-four hours I'll be... Continue Reading →
It's funny, the halfway brain that sprouts from sleep deprivation. I wake up at 05:30 but really I wake up on the bus in downtown Portland, trying to remember if I did basic things like dress myself and feed myself and not leave the front door wide open. So far, I'm doing pretty well. (But let's not... Continue Reading →
I did a foolish thing today: I ate a granola bar that had a gluten-containing ingredient I did not catch while I was reading the packaging in the store. I got pretty sick, but since I only ingested a little gluten, I should be fully recovered by tomorrow evening. Work was rough. Tonight FunkyPlaid and I... Continue Reading →
Hello, beauty. We've been waiting for you. Writing from: the living room. Listening to: Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
Just when I think Portland can't get any rosier, FunkyPlaid and I discover a rose show at the mall. I've made my peace with the mall. I can't say that I am a fan but my mind is a little more open now. The roses helped.