Category Archives: Mindless Banter

The things I post when I simply feel like clogging up your Reader.

IE Sucks and Some Actual Things

My immediate response to this prompt was, “I have no idea. I just ramble on about minutia in my daily life and call it writing.” This is why I shouldn’t read prompts pre-coffee. The truth is that I didn’t create … Continue reading

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Cats Don’t Get Masters Degrees (or Jobs)

Were I to spend the new year as a completely different person of my choosing, I think I’d like to be a house cat. Hear me out. A cat’s biggest problem in the day is deciding where next to sleep. … Continue reading

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I’m Still a Robot

When was the last time I shed tears of joy? Never. I don’t cry easily, so when I do, it’s usually because I’m having a panic attack or watching the Appa-theft episode of Avatar. I know this prompt is a duplicate but … Continue reading

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Steve’s Music Mix:

Been a while, ladies and gents. I am exhausted from my new commute, which is about an hour and a half each way (3 hours of my life every day). More exhausting is meeting the people, learning the ropes, etc. … Continue reading

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And I’ll Cry If I Want To

If I were going to throw a party for myself, I wouldn’t. I hate parties, they’re a huge source of anxiety, and if they’re centered around me they’re even worse. My party for myself would probably involve no theme, no … Continue reading

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Conflict Resolution 101, From A True Expert

How do I handle conflict, you ask? I don’t, if I can help it. I wouldn’t touch a conflict with a 10-foot pole. Even if I had a 10-foot pole, why would I be touching things with it? Wouldn’t it … Continue reading

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What to Expect When You’re Not Expecting

This week’s Writing Challenge asks us to think about our own expectations, but lately, it’s everyone else’s expectations that have been on my mind.  My life is taking its time reaching a pretty major turning point: graduation. Now, it seems like … Continue reading

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