On Change

I'm accustomed to a predictable cycle of moods: depression, elation, rage, then depression again. Looking back at my journals, this is how it's been since at least college (I haven't had the courage to look at my journals from high school or earlier). I might not like it, but it's how I roll. Lately, however,… Continue reading On Change


Earning the Rest

So he went to sleep. He slept for a long time. When he woke up he was refreshed and rested. from Caps for Sale told by Esphyr Slobodkina I don't remember the last time I woke up feeling refreshed and rested. After sleep I feel groggy and sour-mouthed, my muscles creaky and my joints stiff and… Continue reading Earning the Rest