Author Archives: suitejen
I made mayonnaise the other day. I don’t have an explanation. I just saw the recipe in a cookbook I had and it seemed pretty easy. I just had to know. Could I do it? Would it be worth it? … Continue reading
I saw Dennis Miller live once. I think. No, I’m sure I did. It was a long time ago. I don’t know who I went with. I don’t know what theater. I don’t have any pictures. And I remember only … Continue reading
The first time I wrote what was to become the “Sonja Quarterly Update,” she was six- months old. I hadn’t done one at three-months because the idea had yet to occur to me. One thing that I say in the … Continue reading
One Halloween long ago, maybe ten years, I was telling a friend that when I was a kid, I had no trouble with self-control when it came to candy. The treats I got on Halloween would last until Easter, if … Continue reading
I think there is a widespread cultural feeling that 2016 was a shitty year. We had to listen to all the election crap, and then when the election was finally over, things just got crappier. But regardless of all the … Continue reading
You might not be able to tell it from the titles, but my reading list certainly has a theme. Continue reading
I consider the year-in-review post a labor of love. I love it, especially for posterity, but it’s a labor to remember just what I did all year. Mostly I’m afraid that I may not be able to come up with … Continue reading
She’s my little insomniac, but the nice thing about insomniacs is they sleep in. Continue reading
Fa la la la la, grades are due. At that point, I wasn’t sure where my allegiances lie, and it seemed better to be unsure with a friend than unsure without one.
All told, I took a week off from work to recover from the incident.