Ode to Take Out

Oh, take-out dinners, the kind you can phone to have sent over, this one is for you. From the mere idea of you…warm comforting food that someone else will make, saving me the trouble of cooking or even thinking, for that matter. You save me time. Make things...
10 life lessons from my dog

10 life lessons from my dog

1. Calm down and look around. There is something infinitely interesting in every spot you are in, like the smell of grass or saying hello to strangers. 2. Hanging out is better than everything. Time is for the people or dogs you enjoy. My teenage self was right,...
Oh, Internet, you never fail to make my day

Oh, Internet, you never fail to make my day

Among the things I do for a living, I manage online Google Ad campaigns. Those little text ads that show up beside the search results. I write them, track them, edit them and review them. And yes, people do click on them. One of the tasks is to filter out the keywords...
This makes me sad.

This makes me sad.

When a couch is left out on the street and no one takes it, I get a bit sad inside.The note on it says, “Free! Please take me home.” It was waiting there for days. I feel like this couch sometimes.