On having one of those days

I like to think I am a highly organized, super-together individual who happens to be a writer, and not one of those flighty people we often imagine when we think of the word “writer.” But sometimes I am one of those flighty people.

So I started by spending fifteen minutes looking for my glasses.

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And yes indeed it turns out I was wearing them.

Then I went to the grocery store. The cashier had this amazing mountain of blonde hair.

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She was equally amazed by how much soy sauce I was buying. The thing is, I always forget to buy soy sauce, and then I don’t have any for the stir fry, and I am disappointed. What I failed to remember is that I no longer forget to buy soy sauce; I have forty-seven bottles of soy sauce. But I keep forgetting that I no longer forget soy sauce.

Then I lost my glasses again.

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Which was just so annoying.

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A few of my favorite things

LESSONS IN MAGIC
A CERTAIN KIND OF MAGIC
THE IMPROBABLE ADVENTURES OF A MIDDLE-AGED WOMAN
DOJO WISDOM FOR WRITERS

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