Month: May 2014

Dinner Table Talk

The Dinner Table, Mummified Cats, and Human Skulls

To tell one my favorite stories from my teenage years about my mom, there has to be some background. My mother has always enjoyed nature and collecting things, some would say a little too much. For example, not too long ago she discovered a mummified cat that had been hidden in the deep recesses of …

Real Life

Hunting the Heart-gasm

It has been a rough year. This cannot be denied. Tired is the new awake. I have been stripped down to the core until there is nothing left but me, stripped of even my body, the familiar layers whittled away until I don’t even recognize myself. But I have learned many things. I have learned …