Throwing Away the Alarm Clock
Throwing Away the Alarm Clock by Charles Bukowski my father always said, “early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.” it was lights out at 8 p.m. in our house and we were up at dawn to the smell of coffee, frying bacon and scrambled eggs. my father followed this general routine for a lifetime and died young, broke, and, I think, not too wise. ...
New Years Resolutions, 1/2 year later
Yes… I know what you’re thinking. It’s been a half a year since my last blog. I know, I know. But I’m looking back at my resolutions, and I’m thinking about what I have done. So, yeah. Here are my Resolutions, and my thoughts about them 7 months later. Cook more meals at home. I started the year off wonderfully, actually. But as the school semester went on, I started...
Tonight, sometime around 6:30, I will have completed my first week of classes in 4 years. While it no longer terrifies me to come here, it does terrify me that I won’t be able to keep up with the work (not a problem so far). Tuesday, because of me not watching the clock, I was late to my two morning classes. This morning, I stretched out my snooze button until my phone quit letting me...
New Year's resolutions
Usually I wait until the second of the year to even think of resolutions. This year, I’m trying it different. This year, I’m going to make resolutions before the new year. My resolutions are: Cook more meals at home. This resolution comes about mainly because of my roommate/best friend. She got tired of fast food, and the one day we were both in the kitchen trying to think of what we...