I have a giant butterfly in my tummy
Holy pad thai! This just in: So much excitement! This means I can finally try a molotov cocktail, which I hear is just absolutely delicious. After two days in Bangkok Dangerous, the boyfriend and I will run away to our private island, trapped from the rest of the world, wearing animal skins and making a raft out of coconuts and seashells. Peace out!
Both the economy and my dreams are depressed
During this awful recession I should be thanking my lucky stars that I have a job. I have friends who are laid off, collecting unemployment, and are forced to be creative, lay out in the sun, work on cool projects and hang out all day. Miserable! I don’t know what I would do if I were, for some unforeseen reason, laid off. Hang out with Zoe, work on my hula-hooping skillz, master the art of...
I am truly solar powered
Yesterday was the first really, truly nice day of the year. We walked to our favorite little neighborhood coffee joint, then went to brunch at our favorite Hare Krishna restaurant and serendipitously sat with three of our favorite people. We walked to the flea market and I scored an E.T. t-shirt for a dollar and a beautiful pair of cowboy boots for five bucks. It was nice enough to sit in the...
Self realizations and thoughts on druid/ elf wars
I am sitting here, at my desk, waiting. Waiting for my massage appointment. Waiting for something to happen. Waiting for my destiny to find me, as if I’m a snow druid in a fantasy movie about a century-long war between druids and elves. And I am the druid/ elf hybrid (my mom was an elf and my father a druid) who must conquer evil and bring peace to the land. Except I’m not a druid. Or an elf. ...