Alone

I broke down tonight. After a movie, at a friend’s house with twelve other people. I didn’t see it coming but I felt it happening. The dining room was cramped, and hot. We were all gathered around the table playing a card game meant for fewer people. I lost. Someone pointed out my loss and… Read More Alone

I Wait

He’s been gone 105 days now, we’ve just over 20 left. And so I wait. Anxiously every day, just a little closer to our reunion. The nights feel especially long lately. They drag on and on, dark and lonely. My days, just an in between, something to count. Our infrequent phone calls have changed a bit, instead of… Read More I Wait

Obamacare

Lately I have been hearing and reading about how Congress is exempt from Obamacare and they don’t have to sign up for the same universal health care that the rest of us are required to use, that even the President himself refuses to sign up for his new universal healthcare that he is forcing on… Read More Obamacare