Black Hole Sun and My Childhood Nightmare

I'm sitting in philosophy class.   I've been in college long enough to become disenchanted with it.  I'm bored with these classes I'm forced to take with professors who aren't interested in me or the topics they're teaching.   The instructor walks in the room, stands in front of the classroom and asks, "How do you … Continue reading Black Hole Sun and My Childhood Nightmare

Day 24 – Something you miss

  *sigh*   This box brings back memories.  I LOVED Carnation Breakfast Bars.  Specifically the peanut butter chocolate chip ones, but I'd eat the plain chocolate chip ones in a pinch.  They were a staple of my childhood breakfasts, snacks, and whenever I could get away with replacing a meal with one. One morning I … Continue reading Day 24 – Something you miss

Day 18 – Your Favorite Color and Why

What is it with these "and why" additions to this 30 Day Blogging Challenge?!?!?!?  I'm getting that they're trying to come up with more open-ended question to facilitate a longer blog than one word, but seriously . . . why is my favorite color purple?!??! I haven't the foggiest.  It just is. Purple is passionate. … Continue reading Day 18 – Your Favorite Color and Why

Day 6 – Someone who fascinates you, and why.

In my other life, I am a musician.  It is a tough gig, and I rarely get paid for it . . . but I adore music in many different forms.  I have played dozens of piano recitals, sang in choirs, marched in high school band and college, performed in concert band in high school … Continue reading Day 6 – Someone who fascinates you, and why.