Podcasts take up an increasing portion of my leisure time, and they’re how I learn the most, currently.
I want. I need?
Traveling through Europe with my father at thirteen or fourteen: our itinerary took us to Hungary, among other places, and on a day-long bus tour in the hills of Buda. We watched some sort of “authentic” folkloric performance – for the benefit of those of us on the bus – in some tiny village. I […]
Beauty, as rendered by a pencil.
I want to be hard. Not to come. Tonight.
I sit in a bar. I drink my scotch. I match with a cute, not hot, Indian woman. Verging on girl. She’s 23. “Can you suck?” she messages me. Conversation ensues. Against my better judgement. I explain that, if we are to meet, she’ll need to understand she’s there to please me, not the other […]
I’m continuing to fantasize about my upcoming date. In this post, I mull a couple of ways we might combat some painful structural limitations we will face during our date.
I like most people. It’s not hard for me to muster attraction. But ugh.
A beautiful, shiny woman in a bar….