Sassyhacksaws

Musings on an English Degree

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June’s Toothbrush

It sounded like a simple thing when she said it to me. So simple that it makes me wonder why I, or anyone, thought in any other way about it given our situation. It was so simple, I just had to give in even though everything I had been taught was screaming to not let […]

An Octopus in the Mouth

[pe2-image src=”http://lh3.ggpht.com/-IPfExtWylf4/UR8b6bAS3UI/AAAAAAAAO4s/TvhKzlf7SBw/s144-c/20130215_195910.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/111197070419838127380/InstantUpload#5845421531845549378″ caption=”20130215_195910.jpg” type=”image” alt=”20130215_195910.jpg” pe2_single_image_size=”w450″ ] ¬†This is what we ordered as an appetizer on the last date I was on. We both read the menu and it said, “Baby¬†Octopuses” but neither of us thought they’d actually be whole, baby octopuses. She had a few, and I ended up eating most of them. […]

January, What Happened?

January has been busy to the point where even when I have time to write, I don’t because I’m exhausted. Work, and commuting to and from work each day, really takes a lot out of me. There’s not much else to say in that area except I can describe my job by quoting Tom Smykowski […]