Setting: My office Time: Within the last few days Characters: Me, my interns T & H Activity: Me – answering e-mails; T & H scrapbooking T: What part of speech is the word crazy in the sentence, “She is crazy.” Me: Well, my first thought is adjective, but that’s not right. T: It’s an adjective [...]
She, in the mirror, who stares back is unkind today. Nothing reflected pleases her. This shirt is too short. That shirt is too tight. This color is wrong. This lock of hair is nonconformist. The body she sees? Not so fond of it at the moment. “Why are some days like this?” the reflected one [...]
The last letter in my Meyer’s-Briggs’ is a P . . . I pile things. J’s file; P’s pile. I excel in my pile-it-ing skills.
Real Simple is sponsoring an essay contest. The subject: The Most Important Day of My Life. I doubt I’ll enter the contest, but the subject did get my brain whirring a bit. My most important day . . . the day I decided I started kindergarten? Education is important. The day I graduated from college? [...]
What I am listening to right now: The sound of the fan on my computer . . . my roommate (just for this week and last), Laura, talking on the phone to her boyfriend . . . some static/electronic/music coming from somewhere. What computer I am using right now: My Dell Latitude D610. I love [...]