A guest post from Carol Teltschick His real name was Eric but I’ll always remember him as the man of large objects. I met him at UT Austin when I was working for the Department of Transportation Engineering, one of those hang-on-by-your-fingernails kind of jobs of which I’ve had so many. Eric was our secretary […]
It started with an itch as all things which destroy do, although which or that or she or he or they or it ⏤ what are they really? Those demon rashes, those barnacles on your skin, dried by indoor circulation and then exposed to fungi spores that roam fog-filled valleys looking for hosts. Was […]
Guest Post by Carol Teltschick McAllister rummaged through his desk looking for a roll of Tums. He had just finished a drive-through lunch and his stomach was a roiling mess of burgers churning in a sea of Diet Coke. As he bent his head to search a drawer, Bertha the tech writer flitted past and […]
User: mikef Host: ts2 Date: Thu 12 Jul 5 09:08:59 PST 1991 Milvia support staff has continued to receive complaints about smoking in the building. As everyone knows, this is a difficult and delicate issue. On the one hand there are those who are truly sensitive to so-called “secondary smoke”. They have complained about becoming […]
At three thirty this morning the iPhone beeped. Generally I throw a pillow over it and go back to sleep but this morning I picked it up and it blinked at me and quivered just a bit as if needing a petting like the cat. On the screen, amidst calls for Trump’s head and Wanna […]
I find it hard to understand the difference between breath and breathe. But I need help and I hope you’ll help me out. Just take in oxygen and let me know how it feels.
And we will find it and we will drink it and it will be ours forever and ever,