The Curious Case of Brownie the Flying Cat

Anna was tracking a stray, brown cat that we saw through the back door. Then its paw prints suddenly disappeared. I wondered what happened. Rather than investigate, I chose to fictionalize where Brownie ended up. Spoiler alert: he’s okay, but he did have a rough go of it for a while. * * * Brownie […]

Pastime Oreos

I joked in my Toastmasters prez note about doing the responsible thing when I’m feeling down: eating Oreos and wishing for the glory days of the Cubs’ 2016 championship. Maybe we shouldn’t leave this in the realm of the joke. Maybe we should put this idea into production. Denial helps no one. Oreos and commiseration, […]