Me too

At age 5: “Mommy! Jimmy just pulled my hair! He won’t stop!” “Boys do that when they like you,” she…

Times Gone By (part 2)

The trunk sat in my workshop for nearly six months. A combination of other work and a fear of ruining…

Again

I failed again today. I have failed many times in my life. My life is a series of failures, actually.…

Times Gone By (part 1)

I found the old trunk in the corner of an antique shop during a weekend trip to the southern east…

Vandals

“Shit! I can’t put the sugar in. It’s shaped all weird!” she half whispered, half yelled, holding the glass Coke…

Butterflies

A butterfly landed on my arm today, And before it had the chance to fly away; I stared at its…

We and us…

The past few weeks I have been thinking about the English language, and how many times people use pronouns in…

Them

“Why are you such a jerk?” she said with more than a hint of annoyance in her voice. “Because you…