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the Periodic Writer

I stole all of the words, but the thoughts are original.

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To Unmarked Memories

I affected, I know; from the ripples receding after it's poured, to smoke twists and turns of candle's embered burn. I affected, I know; from the lay in the covers after a night, to the hushed alarm sound, snoozed just this last time. I... Continue Reading →

Vanquishing Vulnerability

Have you ever felt like your life up to this point has been part of an elaborate dream?  Like the choices you made were part of a sequence you could not escape?  I ask, because decisions I've made in the past are... Continue Reading →

Friendship,Loyalty,Love: In that Order.

My Claddagh ring lost its charm the other day.  Literally.  But while browsing the latest "hello, I'm single" jewelry selection to adorn my now naked finger, I had to take a second to appreciate the symbolism.  Even my ring was... Continue Reading →

Witnessing History.

November 1, 8pm, in the middle of Game 6.  Text received.  Old friend from years past.  "Can you take off the next two days?"  The rest is a blur.  I was at Game 7 of the World Series, Chicago Cubs... Continue Reading →

Security Blankets, on Learning Mine

My work allows me to keep to myself most days.  I can work undisturbed for hours in the lab, nodding along to my music all the while.  But on those rare days where a company meeting requires my attendance, I... Continue Reading →

Close Your Eyes, wait no, Read this First…

Day 2, writer's block, am I right?! Basel and I started our day with a brisk walk around the neighborhood.  This in itself is rather unremarkable although this dog is one of the major highlights of any day I'm having.  No, the meat... Continue Reading →

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