Thanksgiving Day reruns (a holiday-themed reblog from 2006).

Written Wednesday, November 29, 2006, "Sour grapes and the theory of impermanence" was about a Thanksgiving celebrated in Pennsylvania, and recovered from in New Jersey. This is raw, Myspace material here, folks. Perfect accompaniment to Ma's green bean casserole! Sandwiched between Halloween (my dad's favorite holiday) and Christmas (my mom's), Thanksgiving always came in third…

another little piece of my heart.

In my eighth grade year, my family drove up the AlCan Highway from Vancouver, BC to Anchorage Alaska, with three cats and the two of us kids in a VW wagon. We moved for a well-paying job that my parents hoped would allow them to save enough to buy a house after years of renting.…