Get to Work Earlier

After procrastinating all morning and the afternoon I arrived at the office ready to pay off my work debt for the next five hours. And that I did. The sound of the door opening frightened the sole person in a cubicle on a Saturday late afternoon. All I could see was everything above the halfway… Continue reading Get to Work Earlier

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Buy a Raincoat

It rains in Toronto. But lightly. It’s a polite rain and each raindrop seems to say sorry and excuse me and feels embarrassed to exist. Note: Picture taken the next day in the morning commute to work. The rain has friends: wind and cold. Alone each friend is not at its best but together the… Continue reading Buy a Raincoat

In No Mood, but for Pizza

So hungry. The kind of hungry where you feel the lining of your stomach. I can feel the empty. The powerful acids with nothing to do. Still and unmoved. Waiting for bait. Unused. (Writing this the next morning.) FreshCo, the local grocery market two blocks from the apartment, was the real stop. With $10 CAD… Continue reading In No Mood, but for Pizza

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