Friday night – meeting someone I’ve never met before

Ok, so, online dating is all well and good, but the “dating” part only comes into play when you actually meet the person in real life – if you don’t actually meet, you aren’t “dating”, you are pen pals. I like pen pals, but if I wanted a pen pal, I’d join a site toContinue reading “Friday night – meeting someone I’ve never met before”

“Rainy days and Mondays…” again

Didn’t really understand what was up with today – spent most of the working day, decidedly, not working and chatting instead with a dear friend and the trials that the week-end brought on him. Another colleague of mine ended up shedding a few tears – also fallout from the week-end. The flirt of last weekContinue reading ““Rainy days and Mondays…” again”

“Because my love for you would tear my heart in two”

(title shamelessly stolen from David Bowie’s “Lets Dance”) That was me –¬† crying at my desk this afternoon. Sobbing and wishing for different words, different news. Yep, me. And yes, that was my dear friend, on the other end of the line, being a cucumber, explaining things using words I understand and being patient withContinue reading ““Because my love for you would tear my heart in two””

Thursday, January 7, 2010: The Good, The Bad and the Whatever

Another Thursday. The Good: Today is Uncle Basil’s Birthday! The Bad: There is no ice cream cake. The Good: The are lots of moose¬† in Newfoundland. The Bad: People get hurt crashing cars into moose. The Good: I don’t live in Newfoundland. The Good: I own a moose plushie. So if someone crashed into thisContinue reading “Thursday, January 7, 2010: The Good, The Bad and the Whatever”