Painting the Wall

red flaking paint on weatherboard cladding

I paint, I clean, I water the plants. The cycle never ends. The dirt accumulates on the wooden floors and I sweep. Then I need to water the plants again, so I go outside and bring back some dirt. So I sweep again. It prides me to make the little house presentable. The light-shades gather … Continue reading Painting the Wall

A Leap of Lemmings

miniature stonemason de-hulling almonds

I hopped on the bus and the penguin said “hey.” It must be hard driving a bus without opposable thumbs. I took a seat next to the albatross. I wouldn’t normally have chosen a seat next to such a large creature, but all the other seats were taken. At least, being a bird, a conversation … Continue reading A Leap of Lemmings