To the Ending of the World

July 28, 2017

In 1421 King Henry V of England was one of Europe’s great men. He was young, energetic, athletic, and a keen tactician hellbent on securing his family’s very legitimate claim to the throne of France. Henry…



July 21, 2017

There were three mosquitoes come from some swamp in the Sierras high. These three mosquitoes swore a solemn oath before whatever great thing mosquito society holds separate from the mundane—blood, I suppose. They buzzed to each…

It is too hot in Fresno
Living with Migraines

The Heat is too Much

July 8, 2017

The heat of the morning was a shock. It should not have been, as I live in California and it is the dog days of July when heat rules supreme. I jolted out of bed; already…


My Magic Green Hat

June 29, 2017

It was a misty December evening on the wharves of San Francisco. I walked slowly behind my parents, padding along and doing my best to make my unathletic body keep the rigid pace. We were in…

Living with Migraines

Lego and Headaches

June 13, 2017

I enjoy me some Lego bricks. Before we go on, the proper plural is Lego. Not Legos. Thank you, Denmark, for your amazing toys and non-English language. Anyways, I love my Lego. I think that they…


Cool Things

June 6, 2017

In which I explore the Internet, tell how I discovered my favorite hobby whilst looking for a pirate hat, discover a Little Treasure, ponder copyrights, talk of more hats, and explain how to be cool. “Hmmm.” I…


Body Alchemistry

May 17, 2017

Think about a time when you were without water. Any time will do. Maybe you were on a long drive, stuck in the passenger seat with a driver singularly obsessed with making great time. Maybe you…


Enjoying the Venture

May 6, 2017

A good attitude and a willingness to have fun is a trait lost on society. This is by far not healthy at all.…