Got to Make the Bubbles Go Down

(Why am I naming days?) 10/18/14, Day 14,046 (Mercena Day 64): Got to Make the Bubbles Go Down This day is so name to honor one of my favorite Mercena rituals. When she eats, she takes in some air that can be trapped as bubbles in her digestive system and cause her the dreaded gastro-intestinalContinue reading “Got to Make the Bubbles Go Down”

Two More Days With The Back Monster

(Why am I naming days?) 10/13/14, Day 14,041 (Mercena Day 59): Back Monster, Day Two; or, Soft Launch of Flux Forward Not to much to report from these past days. The back injury is not getting much better, even after a visit to the chiropractor. I’m heading back for a second visit today (a laboriousContinue reading “Two More Days With The Back Monster”

First Bedtime With Heather Away

(Why am I naming days?) 9/27/14, Day 14,025 (Mercena Day 43): First Bedtime with Heather Away Last night, Heather rode the subway for the first time in six weeks to check out 3 Christs by Peculiar Works at Judson (I saw it the previous night). Thyat meant that I had my first chance to put MercenaContinue reading “First Bedtime With Heather Away”

The Last Day Before Going Back To Work

(Why am I naming days?) 9/21/14, Day 14,019 (Mercena Day 37): The Last Day Before Going Back To Work In my mind, I saw this day going very differently. I imagined we might bring Mercena to the People’s Climate March. When it became clear we couldn’t make that happen, I imagined us  having a peacefulContinue reading “The Last Day Before Going Back To Work”