Each Friday morning, Buc jumps impatiently into Janet’s car for his weekly trip to school.
Humans are plentiful; friends are in short supply, but infinite in possibility. A friend is someone who has truly accepted you, taking all your best into them and offering you their best in return.
There are any number of ways to attempt to manage all your conflicting priorities. Most of them are pointless.
Phantom is one of those cats that gets this look on his face like he knows something you don’t and there’s no way he’s ever going to tell you. It’s like a combination of wisdom and pity. It’s really disconcerting.
Once you get to know me you realize there just isn’t a lot there. It’s not that I’m shallow — it’s just that I’m a three trick pony. Hang around me for any length of time and you’ll get the idea. You’ll start to notice that you heard me tell this joke before, were struck by that witty comment sometime last month, saw the same nervous tick last week when I got upset about the state of baseball in America. And that’s when it hits you. I’m boring. Nice, but really boring. Oh, I don’t blame you. You think it’s bad for you, imagine being me. I’ve been living with myself for nearly thirty years now. It’s no walk in the park.
Dear National Retail Chain: I couldn’t help but notice, during a recent visit to your place of business, […]
I pushed the door open with both hands and sauntered to the soda counter. Sitting on an old high stool I gazed around and took in the shelves that ran floor to ceiling. The smell of mildew stung the air and I felt as if I were trespassing time itself.
Someone was ranting on the radio today. That’s not unusual, of course. But what caught my attention was […]
His work was accepted for a month-long gallery showing — that is, until the curator found out the artist was a horse named Buddy.
Iâ€™m grateful to have had the opportunity to help many people tell their stories over the years. Every now and then, I go back and read those stories; I often find Iâ€™m moved all over again – both by the story itself and the great honor to be asked to tell it.