House Broken

House Broken

“We can’t take you anywhere!” they cry. “We need to wrap you in cotton wool!” “You’re not safe going outdoors! Stay inside!” And that, my friends, is where the problem lays. I have been indoors; stuck inside due to a crazy pandemic that is screwing with people’s minds. I haven’t been venturing outdoors.…

The Affair?: A Short Story

The Affair?: A Short Story

She sat at table beside the window that overlooked the lake. Mountains, in shades of blue, rose up in the distance, a thin sheath of fog wending slowly to the left, providing glimpses of the mountain tops. Her cup of coffee, not instant nor espresso, rather the sort that comes…

My Great (in)SANE Inspired Adventure FAQs

In exactly four weeks from tomorrow, I’ll be taking my first steps on the Great Wall of China. (And only 26 days left until I depart for the great city of Beijing :D.) To say I’m excited is an understatement of epic proportions. To say I’m grateful to have this…

Preparing for Solitude

The male contingent of my family went away for a few days. I was to be left. Home. Alone. I was FUCKING ECSTATIC! I like to give my mind, body and soul a break, annually. I bugger off for a night or two, generally and ideally the latter, and just,…