Monthly Archives: August 2005

the other kids

quirky adjective unusual in an attractive and interesting way A few years ago, a co-worker called me quirky and I spent three days obsessing about it. I took it to mean that she thought I was weird. And that bugged me since this was work and I’m a serious professional and very good at my job. (Plus, it… Read More »

so five minutes ago

It was Friday five minutes ago. And last week it was May. I barely look up and it’s lunchtime. I get home, eat dinner and it’s time for bed. I wake up 15 seconds later and I have to get back to work. What the hell is going on? They say time seems to speed up as you… Read More »