Oso's Guide to 200 Proof Tranquility

Oso's Guide to 200 Proof Tranquility

Today I was in such a zoned out state. Part hangover, part general mental confusion, my brain felt like a semi-permeable gel, only trapping the most arbitrary of observations. I went through all the regular motions: dropping my sister off at school, morning coffee and...
Dego

Dego

Update: Well, I obviously put this one up in a hurry this afternoon. Now the Breen comic is below, I linked to HP’s post on Racial Tensions in LA, and I just copied and pasted the election results below. Looks like it’s gonna be a runoff election between...

Dear World,

… please stop asking me so many questions. Please stop asking me if I want the meal deal. Or a large drink to go along with that. Or a car wash with my gas fill up. Please stop asking me if I would like another transaction or my card back. Or a pastry to go...
Somewhere between lonliness and liberty

Somewhere between lonliness and liberty

Still stalling. Actually, what I’ve been doing – for a minute here and a minute there – is transcribing my old journal from Cuba onto my computer. Boy did I used to be an idiot. I used to care about things so much. sigh. Everything’s been...
Sharks and Grad Students

Sharks and Grad Students

Each of the last three four days I’ve gone out swimming in La Jolla Bay. Usually I just think about how damn cold and out of shape I am, but Dave has a way of putting my mind on sharks. Big sharks. with big teeth. And as soon as we get far enough out where no...