Time

I pulled out all of my old pictures this morning. Printed, not digital. Remember when we used to do that? Pick up our photos from Walgreens or Long’s or Costco. Remember the tangible? The things we could feel with both our hands and our hearts. I think I am addicted to nostalgia. So I look, knowing even the good times will hurt, too.

People Watching

From here on this four-legged stool, I can simplify the universe into little pockets of the globe. It makes life a bit easier. Compartmentalizing like this. Seeing pieces of me in everyone else. Realizing that we are all ridiculously connected even if I will never know the faces of 99 percent of humans on this earth. And what’s more is that I will know even less about the space that surrounds our planet. The galaxy. Galaxies. What lies beyond.

Losing Yourself in Someone Else

The burn and the sting, and the high, and the heat, and the left me wanting more feeling when he kissed me – I should have just called him whiskey. – Jana Kramer, Whiskey We met in middle school. You would tease me constantly – I remember you even serenaded and proposed to me during […]