A life in boxes

So I’m now t-minus two days from the movers arriving to put 95% of my possessions into a couple of shipping containers where they’ll live for the next couple of months until I get my living situation in Colorado settled. And t-minus five days from embarking on the long drive back up to Colorado. (Without ...

In which my housemate saves my life 6

So no shit, there I was. Which is to say, I was in my bedroom, because I needed to take a shower and wash the gel out of my hair. I turned on the light, and there was a thing on the wall above my fucking bed. A big, brown thing. It had approximately five million ...

Remember that time I accidentally biked almost 80 miles? Yeah, that was great.

Remember that time I accidentally biked almost 80 miles? Yeah, that was great.
I had this plan for my Sunday. I was going to do the Red, White and Bike¬†Annual Bike for Little Heroes today. Probably the short course (~20 miles) or if I was feeling really froggy I’d maybe do the 36 mile course. You have to understand, in the last month and a half I have ...

Tattoo Rash (The Human Body Is Made of Bullshit) 2

I’m normally not one to talk about my various biological issues on my blog, but I kind of feel like I should mention this one. When it happened to me and I was frantically googling to find out if my skin was about to explode and cause me to die, I had a hell of ...

And because you asked: pictures with ties 1

And because you asked: pictures with ties
I attempted to take some pictures with the new ties. Or rather, I attempted to have my picture taken, and my housemate Kathy tried to take my picture. I’m not very good at this picture taking thing, I’m afraid. This picture kind of indicates how I feel about the whole exercise, really. I feel weird ...

In which I have a good time… shopping? 2

In which I have a good time... shopping?
    The weirdest thing happened to me today. I went clothes shopping, and it didn’t end in an internal whirlwind of self-loathing and depression. In fact I… had a good time. I. Had a good time. Shopping for clothes. No really. Do you understand how bizarre and inconceivable this is? I approached the trip ...