i’m five hours early to the airport. looking at the growing crowd in my terminal, there may be flights arriving and then leaving my gate before my flight. the woman seated next to me has apple care on speakerphone trying to troubleshoot why her wifi won’t connect. my gate clearly isn’t big enough for the […]
Sometimes your friend will call you while you’re napping and ask if you’ll ride up to Tennessee with him – an hour before he’s going to leave. Say yes.
To think I almost let a sinus infection keep me from the trip of a lifetime… I loved it there, but you couldn’t pay me enough to drive those mountain roads again.
your flaws are yours. they’re weeds and perennials, prized vegetables and pollinated fruits. the neighbors can gawk but it’s your garden, your yard. yank your exes out by their roots. fertilize friends and forgive yourself when some don’t survive the winter. cross pollination happens and well-meaning can still kill a crop. tend it how you please. […]
i have carry-on luggage that is very black lodge, cheap coffee that cost three bucks, and a window seat. hamilton plays in my ears because i’m not too apt to cry to adele in front of a bunch of strangers on this plane, okay. flying for the first time in a few years – and […]