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July 25, 2014


My last mini-post apparently planted an errant seed in my subconscious: last night I dreamt about DK. As far as I can tell, time is pretty elastic in the realm of dreams. In the waking world, for all I know this dream may have only been 30 seconds long. But in the slumbering one, it […]

Cosmic flashback

July 21, 2014


A couple of weeks ago I had lunch with a friend at the Cosmic Cup. I needed some ink cartridges for my printer, so I parked at the Office Depot across the street. As I stood on the median in the middle of Oak Lawn Avenue and looked at the funky, colorful old house, I […]

Indefinite hiatus

February 5, 2014


Years ago, when I was a girl of 9 or 10, I accidentally slammed my fingers in the car door. It hurt – a lot. I wailed. My Uncle Bill (who has never been good, like many people, at seeing someone he loves in pain) was there and, after a moment or two, when my […]

First meeting: menu

January 7, 2014


So: I gave DK my address and he came, armed with lunch – sort of. More like a picnic, which is how we ended up eating it anyway. I never thought about it at the time, but he didn’t ask what sort of food I liked or if I was vegetarian or had food allergies […]

I peeled bits of straw

January 5, 2014


To read or be read to by a love in a sensual setting was a private desire I had held close for most of my adult life. I don’t mean reading snippets of Dave Barry’s column loud enough so my partner can hear them and guffaw in response from the bathroom. Or to be sitting […]

DK calls, part 2

December 31, 2013


(read part 1 here) “You can go to the gym later. You should eat first!” DK was wheedling me and I knew it, but it still made me smile. Maybe because I could hear him smiling at me across the telephone line. I took a deep breath. I was nervous . “Oh, I don’t – […]

December 28, 2007

December 28, 2013


Six years ago today DK and I met, in person, for the first time. I remember every detail of that day. Detailed post, DK calls, part 2, to come. related posts: DK sends me an email The interim DK calls, part 1