Category Archives: Anecdotes

ONCE UPON A MEG

Many years ago, I was working in the office of a small, but successful company. A lot of the power computer work (work requiring big computer memory) was done by the administrative staff, so the partners of the firm did … Continue reading

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CONSCIENCE CALLING

Wait, quiet! What was that? I think I hear my conscience calling. . or was that the tone of an e-mail coming in?

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THE LITTLE VOICE SAID

The little voice said, “Are you gonna throw me away?” The big voice said, “No.” The little voice said, “It’s just that things seem so hard– What if I throw me away?” The big voice said, “I’ll take you out … Continue reading

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A QUIET MOMENT OF DECISION

A few minutes ago, I noticed that I was eating my lunch worriedly. In the moment of decision of whether I wanted to eat some more, I just told myself that I did not want to be worried, and then … Continue reading

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FU ON YOU

So, I’m trying to plan the day’s menu, and imagining a lite vegetable stew. I ask my husband, whether he would like fu (a baked wheat gluten product) in the stew, and he says, “Yes, if we have it.” Then … Continue reading

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Chitty Chitty on the Runway

Did you ever look out the window of a just-landed airplane, and think that the baggage-shuttling wagons were dead ringers for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang? Never did myself, but was sitting near an intense, jovial-mooded guy who did, though his … Continue reading

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SUNDAY MORNING

Okay, so this morning, I’m about to leave the house to go on my walk.  I go to my husband and say, “Going walking.”  He says, “Say hello to the birds for me.”  Now, there are birds chirping right outside … Continue reading

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