• Ruminations

    Back.

    I’m back. My website’s been neglected for a while now, as I’ve spent the bulk of my blogging-time blogging for the now defunct [untitled] website (just the website is defunct, mind you, and not the anthology itself), and the Busybird Publishing website, (into which the [untitled] website was incorporated).  You can find some of my blogs there, usually dealing with matters of editing, submitting, publishing, and writing – all drawn from my own experiences. You can also find some of my work – pretty much my insanely frustrated rantings – on Back Page Lead, usually dealing with Collingwood or the stupidity of the AFL.  It’s a bit quiet at the moment…

  • My Right Leg,  Ruminations

    Granted.

    You take a lot of things for granted. You take for granted your physical health.  That’s cliché, but it’s also true. For years, I ate crap and taxed my body with irregular meals.  One day, I woke up and found I was suddenly fructose and lactose intolerant.  I also found I was reactive hypoglycemic.  Just like that.  I’m sure that, in actuality, I was deteriorating into those conditions, my body regulating normalcy until it could no more, like a button whose twine frays but allows the button to still function until it finally snaps clean off. You take for granted your mental health, that you’ll always have the resiliency to…