I had another visit to the doc today. I started my every-two-weeks schedule now and I do not particularly like it. You leave work early, get to the doc’s on time and then you wait an hour only to see the doc for about ten minutes. I am glad it was on a Friday though […]
A change is coming, winds are blowing. Roots one knew one had but never realized how adaptive they could be, are forming around this change, roots to hold one still in the midst of the storm. A change is coming.
I said goodbye, and your blink never happened. You missed it as my face closed, and the shadows within my heart, shuttered over it, inflamed by your indifference and your missing awareness. I remember the moment that my goodbye became final, when I realized that no matter how hard or how long I knocked, you […]
When did I start to give in to that fear? When did that me that used to dance wildly in abandon disappear to? When did the fear suddenly become the guiding force in life. No apologies for being afraid, for to be afraid is human BUT to give in to that fear is cowardice. I […]
I work in a typical office for Africa. Meaning that we have a tea, or coffee in the case of Ethiopia, setting for continued tea (or coffee) drinking during your time in the office. We also have a lovely staff member who works for us. She delivers tea or coffee to your desk, per your […]
Let’s say a guy named Fred is attracted to a woman named Martha. He asks her out to a movie; she accepts; they have a pretty good time. A few nights later he asks her out to dinner, and again they enjoy themselves. They continue to see each other regularly, and after a while neither…