Friday, April 27, 2012

The Element of Surprise

I just saw a bunch of bats. I love bats and birds and squirrels and other animals that can just explode into existence and flitter around in a frighteningly unmethodical fashion without pattern or any reason apparent to the individual who is taken by surprise, and especially without any reverence for the heart-pounding monster who for some reason is frightened by the sudden actions of such a tiny and virtually harmless creature. I think they're fabulous just for that reason. In my life of unfortunate methodical menotony, repeating patterns and cycles, and my requirement of perfection, such stark unpredictability is purely beautiful.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Love Stinks

Anyone that knows me personally knows that my love life has been on the rocks as of late. I always feel the need to shield any embarrassing issues from the public, but Kyle and his violent and rash temper have unfortunately not allowed me to do that completely. So I am going to go ahead and get it all out in the open--for the most part. I will leave out the details out of respect.