Monthly Archives: March 2014

Bus Stop Rhapsody (3/31/14)

Since the mercury has crept a few points above subarctic, I’ve invested in a monthly bus pass and am riding the public coach to and from work.  I am excused about twenty minutes before the westbound bus arrives, and today … Continue reading

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Note to Mother Nature (3/24/14)

Dear Mother Nature, I’m not going to complain about this past winter.  It was annoying, sure, but not as bad as some I remember.  In the end, I cancelled one trip that I didn’t really want to take anyway.  It … Continue reading

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The Old Academy (3/17/14)

Welcome to the 2014 induction ceremony for the Old Academy for Embarrassing Final Performances, honoring film and stage artists who accumulated an impressive body of work, but stumbled just a bit at the end, sometimes through no fault of their … Continue reading

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From Mud Toe’s Notebook (3/10/14)

An excerpt from WATER, a work in progress: “Word is you’re working for Balthasar now,” offered Mike. “I don’t ask for ID,” returned Omar. “Balthasar is a terrorist.” “And you’re a spy, and I’m a hydrotechnician,” retorted Omar. “What about … Continue reading

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