"It is me, woman, on a celebratory day smirking at Facebook posts in the morning. I, woman, on my day, roll my eyes to ones that wish it to be happy."Read More
That is not a picture of the airport coffee. No pictures of the aforementioned cup of coffee are known to exist. What we know about that fabled instance of the rather common beverage we know through the following piece which has thankfully survived the onslaught of imbibement that occurred shortly after its creation.Read More
When turning the phrase diamond in the rough into a poem, I used baseball as a platform metaphor to talk of a battle between opposing forces. (A David and Goliath in a way) One force being the brute strength of a hitter and all his arrogant might. The other being the precision and finesse of a pitcher.
Diamond is also used as a baseball reference for a field as well as the phrase no-hit or no-hitter which mean a perfect game without any hits. The lines which talk of fire, backdraft and taking the batter's breathe away was intended to reflect a fast ball blowing by.Read More