Cat, Human. Typing. Who wins?

Survey says…no, I am not from Scotland, but so close…I grew up in New Scotland, but the latin place, not the New York minute. Today I broke off my engagement with XY. The time away in New Scotland was a bittersweet experience. I will unfold some of the story over time, I am sure. My…

The Jam Slicing Experiment

One of the additional quirky things my dad seems to do, in addition to his new slurpy, baby sucking noises, is his ability to systematically divide a jam packet into even squares, cut the crusts off his toast, and then make little mini pizza slices of the bread. Then he carefully applies exactly half of…

Johnny Depp Confused Me

Johnny Depp is quoted as saying: “If you love two people at the same time, choose the second one, because if you really loved the first one you wouldn’t have fallen for the second.” So my question is, what if the first one was lost to you for 20 years (LOML) and then the second…

Smart Cards and Love Letters

I lost touch with LOML when I moved to London in the 80s. I got a beautiful love letter from him early on and I cherish it still. The next letter from him was not so wonderful. He told me he had married a friend to help her get a student loan. There is another…