grocery store

i think this was the first night i have actually gone to the grocery store since the rocker left. i've been threatening to go, then i decide i don't want to. this trip, i talked to the pharmacist. ok, i always talk to the pharmacist. she is a cool lady that isn't too much older than i am. she tells me that i shouldn't be bothered that i have to pick-up my mothers prescriptions because, well, she is my mother. she also said something interesting... after telling her that i broke up with … [Read more...]


recycle day is every other wednesday in my neighborhood. today happens to be recycle day. i was good this week, i put my bins out last night. i thought it would be helpful, as far as time goes. pre-rocker there were 2 liter bottles in my bin. now, it is filled with cans. six weeks ago, i came out of the house to find this man digging through my bin, fishing out the cans. i told him 'NO', and he rode his bike away. four weeks ago, he didn't visit my house, but i saw him riding around. … [Read more...]

hawks and mountain lions

sunday morning, when daisy and i were out on our morning constitutional, i saw a hawk. it was just sitting on the fence post, doing nothing. it saw daisy and me, walking towards it, then it took flight. it flew right over my head, just about 4 feet above it actually. i was thinking, when did that move into the neighborhood? last night on our walk, there were two hawks. one was basically chasing the other. it is incredible to have wildlife so close to home. unfortunately, a mountain lion … [Read more...]