Category Archives: Sides

Mossy Wings

If you yearn to turn your life upside down and leap off a cliff with homemade wings, just read The Renaissance Soul. It’s written for those of us who want to do a gazillion things at once and get overwhelmed trying to focus on just one or two. Lobenstine states with utter confidence that it […]

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Taxes and Sanity

Sometimes I wish I had a home to move back to with someone there just waiting to take care of me. I wish my grandmother could drive me around in her smelly Buick. We would munch madly on fast food french fries, blast the air conditioning until our noses went icy cold and hum to […]

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A Dirty Trick

It is rainy and gross. Slushy ice coats the hoods of cars as they drive by. Robins hide away with their speckled eggs. The thick fog hides the towering, prehistoric mountains. Yesterday it was sweltering hot and my eyeballs got so sunburned that I am still having trouble blinking. Where did spring go? The dirty […]

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Dirt in the Eyes

My hair is whipping in the wind and dust has been blown into my eyes, causing dirt to gather right in that little pocket area of my tear duct. My arm hair is fluttering and the goosebumps are becoming painful. Getting curious yet? The water in my toilet bowl is literally sloshing around. The indoor […]

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Obsession

I really should just throw in the towel. I should clear my drawers of forks and knives, boldly dumping them into an empty pillow case. I should load a produce box with my chipped pie dishes, warped strainers and recently neglected cake pans. I should donate my cookie sheets, rolling pin, and fancy steamer. Maybe […]

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