spoiled but utterly charming

"To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exsist, that is all." - Oscar Wilde
My favourite guy.
#rescue #retiredracer #greyhound #dogsofinstagram #selfie

My favourite guy.
#rescue #retiredracer #greyhound #dogsofinstagram #selfie

First haircut in a year, Fezzik wanted to help me take a selfish.

First haircut in a year, Fezzik wanted to help me take a selfish.

9 pound cat,  90 pound dog, guess who’s in charge?

9 pound cat, 90 pound dog, guess who’s in charge?

Photo shoot with Robert Sturnman!!  (at Herrick Lake County Forest Preserve)

Photo shoot with Robert Sturnman!! (at Herrick Lake County Forest Preserve)

dear reader

Dear gentle reader,

I would like to remind you that you don’t have to read this blog. If you find it slanderous, upsetting, irritating, embarrassing, if you are disgusted by it, or experience any other unpleasant sensation while reading “this shit I write”.  I urge you to stop reading, and move onto things that you find more pleasant.

Perhaps these videos would be less distressing?

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there goes my hero

Graham 2

“There goes my hero, … Foo Fighters

“The mind of an addict is cunning enough to convince the body that it is not dying” – Michael Lee

The mind of the addict.

Sometimes I miss him so much it is physically painful. It comes when I am thinking of other things, and then it hits, and I can’t imagine how I could ever not be thinking about him. Like tonight when I was shopping at Walgreen’s and I…

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A Lump, the Mammogram, and What Actually Matters

“A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a love sickness.” -Robert Frost

I wrote this a while ago, and in honour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I’m reposting it here, it’s also published here.

I’ve been busy lately. We’re all busy, I realize. As much as I can, I try to put on my oxygen mask first, I really do, but something always falls through the cracks.…

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I’m working a lot and not writing as much as I would like, I do, however,  still take many pictures.

Reflecting I’m working a lot and not writing as much as I would like, I do, however, still take many pictures.
Cafe tables reflection. 
#LaGrange #reflection  (at CorePower Yoga La Grange)

Cafe tables reflection.
#LaGrange #reflection (at CorePower Yoga La Grange)

Cafe chair abstracted. #LaGrange

Cafe chair abstracted. #LaGrange