Day 71: Playing with Week Old Kittens

Some “firsts” defy words. It did leave me wondering why the heck it took me so long to experience something so sweet… I should’ve followed Norman Reedus’ lead on this one long ago. _________________________ Each day of 2014, I’m forcing encouraging myself to have at least one new experience (and chronicling it to keep it […]

Day 60: Taking a Snow Day in the Sun

While everyone back home is holed up courtesy of the latest storm, due to a fortuitous work trip I’m enjoying my snow day among the palm trees. This is the first time I’ve been “stuck” in a tropical place because of weather; usually it happens the other way around, where I’m trying to get away […]

Day 11: Dealing with a Block by Being a Block(head)

Today I sat in the street. I just couldn’t think of any other “firsts.”  Not one. At least, not one that I could actually accomplish and write about before 11:59PM.  Call it a departure delay, if you will. But, for better or for worse, lame as it may be, I plunked my tush on concrete […]