Asleep Please

Please shares the same letters as asleep. English language happenstance?  As if.     For decades, bedraggled parents, chronic pain sufferers, and distraught teachers have recognized the desperation created by arranging the two anagrammed words in the same sentence.   Please be asleep, Little Thing. Please let me fall asleep, Stabbing Vibration Terrorizing My Left Armpit. … Continue reading Asleep Please


Not My Jams

Just like I don’t like strawberries dipped in chocolate, apples mixed in with chicken salad, or pineapple coupled with shrimp from the grill, there are certain types of books that I find more palatable than others. No longer am I the college coed or secondary school student struggling through the rigid cannon-esque syllabus of my … Continue reading Not My Jams