Restless in spirit, or: when a drag becomes a fall becomes a head-long dive

I light the candle: a three-wicked affair that smells of apple pie (but without the gluten). Its flames are steady-ish, and the scent throw is heavenly. I don’t feel guilty about this simple pleasure, though the candle is from Walmart and I live in home that at times produced eco-conscious candles, scented with essential oils, … Continue reading Restless in spirit, or: when a drag becomes a fall becomes a head-long dive

April Check In (now edited to fix spacing issues, holy crap!)

 Or: The month wherein I remember to stop and smell the *&^%ing lilacs. Because, they’re blooming, and they’re my favorite flower of all time. There are three bushes in the neighborhood that I watch, that bloom at different times thanks to differences in sun exposure. The early blooming one is already full; the latest blooming … Continue reading April Check In (now edited to fix spacing issues, holy crap!)