Ant sac, or disturbing my nest again…


You probably have seen what happens when you kick over an anthill and all of the ants panic and run all over the place, carrying the egg sacs, looking for safety? Back in the days pre-divorce, the ex and I used to call our regular sorting and rearranging of stuff “ant sac” activity - we’d…

I thought you were dead!


It's funny how the expressions you hear change when you see someone you haven't seen for a long time. Things shift from "You look great!" (even voice) to "you look GREAT!" (surprised voice) to "you look ...great!" (artificially bright voice). It's all in the diphthongs, which, contrary to popular belief are not how you describe…