What’s in a name?

I went to school with a guy named Chris Scott. That was his first name and his last name. Chris. Scott. The whole time we were in school from first grade through our senior year, I always call him Chris Scott.  In my head he was never just Chris. Finally our senior year of schoolContinue reading “What’s in a name?”

They’re creepy and they’re crawly…

And they clearly missed the memo. My last house, they generally abided by the rules. Stay out there, stay up there… You get to live. Come down here… Die. There are spiders everywhere! If I unpack a box and toss it in the carport to breakdown later, mere minutes later, there a big black spiderContinue reading “They’re creepy and they’re crawly…”

dancing queen

Last week I heard a great story/article on NPR’s Science Friday about how music can relieve stress and is being used as therapy for dementia and Alzheimer’s.  It made me think of so many things, but most of all it made me reflect on the fact that most of the time I’m just hanging out at home I’mContinue reading “dancing queen”