What can I say?

It’s Monday and I watch my ceiling plant droop from over or underwatering. Or is it root rot? The room temperature? Sunlight? Too much? Too little? They said it was low maintenance and still I watch it die before me. What can I say? It’s Monday and the week has begun. One week down justContinue reading “What can I say?”

As I awake in my somewhat new home,

I watch the drizzle of rain start and stop outside my window. Today’s my first day living somewhere new and although I’m not completely done with the action, today feels like the first day of my new life. I have a lot of my belongings sitting outside under tarps and the thought and sight ofContinue reading “As I awake in my somewhat new home,”

Today it rained for the first time in a long time

and I’m happy to have made it. While early Saturday mornings are not my usual schedule, today I stumbled out of bed to turn off my alarm for work. At least it’s not for long. I’m sitting by my open window in the cool air, listening the downfall of rain and my favorite album byContinue reading “Today it rained for the first time in a long time”

This Morning I Awake to Gentle Rains,

Light thunder, a grey tinted room, and Haku, my cat, sitting on the window pane to admire it all. She senses the peace more than I. I figure today will be a slow one, as DTLA will hide in their offices against the cold—or maybe even be closed since tomorrow is Thanksgiving. Tomorrow I’ll findContinue reading “This Morning I Awake to Gentle Rains,”

It rained for the first time in a long time today!

I’d leave a big part out if I didn’t tell you it rained last night. Standing behind the counter of my minimum wage job, a customer stepped inside shaking off what seemed to me as droplets. “It’s raining out there!” he stated in disbelief. And with all the built up energy I’d been harnessing, IContinue reading “It rained for the first time in a long time today!”