Monthly Archives: May 2014

May 30, 2014 A Picture of Perfection

I’ll try and paint you a picture.  I hope my palette suits you. Dinner was cooking on the stove.  The aroma filled the kitchen, and the cooking sounds were just barely audible. The stereo was turned up loud, pumping out … Continue reading

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May 29, 2014 A Moment of Understanding Between Commuters

Today had lots of good moments.  I had the centre seat at a showing of the latest Xmen movie without any feet kicking the back of my chair.  The woman at the fast food restaurant I chose to dine in … Continue reading

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The Sharp End of the Dart

Playing darts is like any other leisure activity.  It can be fun, it can be dull and it can be frustrating,  Without boring anyone of the particulars of darts or my (relatively recent) participation in a darts league I must … Continue reading

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May 27, 2014 Perfection of Behemoth Proportions

I have been to a small number of amusement parks.  I know there are people who make that their life mission.  While I can’t say as I know how parks work or how things are organized to manage people, I … Continue reading

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May 26, 2014 Cat Coincidences

Today’s perfect moment came about when I realized that the already small world I live in is in fact even smaller than that.  The fact that those already miniscule gaps were bridged by pets was rather comforting. Maybe it was … Continue reading

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May 25, 2014 Clean Sheet Embrace

This blog was always intended to be a reflection of the day.  It was meant to help me identify all of the positive events of the day and select one as the perfect moment.  In the short time that I … Continue reading

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May 24, 2014 HiSoft Moment

Though I am a confessed junk food addict, at times I can be discriminating.  There is a soft caramel candy from the Morinaga company in Japan.  It is called HiSoft, and it is delicious. I can sometimes find caramels here.  … Continue reading

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May 23, 2014 A Fleeting Flirtation

A perfect moment came from an innocent flirtation while waiting for my teen burger.  She, pretty and friendly, was looking for a quick meal between publishing meetings.  I have to believe that I sensed these things about her before I … Continue reading

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May 22, 2014 A Brutal Truth

Bertrand Russel said he “would rather be mad with the truth than sane with lies”.  While I hope I won’t have to deal with those extremes, I do believe that I would rather be unhappy with the truth than naively … Continue reading

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May 21, 2014 How Ziggy Stardust Saved the Day

Sometimes life gets you down.  Sometimes you need a pick me up.  Today random chance gave me the jolt I needed to feel better.  I was on my way to darts, and I had forgotten to turn the radio on.  … Continue reading

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