Surprised

I've been on a full fledged canning bender. I have filled up the pantry with a variety of things from the garden and have begun doing it purely for color balance. This is where designing comes back to bite you in the ass. I've arranged the jars in rainbow formation before. I bottle beets that…

Quiet

I get very quiet when I'm unhappy or working through details I don't love. I suppose it could be some form of pouting, though I'm not mad or upset. When I'm resigned and trying to pull myself together to avoid the temper tantrum I'd love to indulge in, I just need to be left alone…

So pretty it hurts.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SRxBTtspYM I've never had such a visceral reaction to someone before and I'm frustrated at my inability to conceal it from him. I heard his voice today before I saw him walk in and knew I should look up at him and face the view head on before he was tableside and watching my reaction…

Mr. Spoiled

There's a little magic in dating the boys you'd never consider. I'm not sure why that is, it just IS. I lose that nervous chaos that threatens to drown me when I'm not excited to go on a date. I'm able to just be myself and experience it for what it is.... Torture. Internet dating…

Turnabout is fair play.

I sat down at the table across from him, hoping the thoughts running through my head weren't rolling out like a ticker tape banner across my face. I had the wonderful misfortune of inheriting my Grandmother's Irish green eyes and the temper to match. I'm not good at keeping my feelings to myself, though most…