Entries by Penelope Conway

It’s hard to stay focused

I was making a shopping list the other day and forgot how to spell the word pencils. In my mind it didn’t even have the letter c anywhere in it. I struggled for nearly five minutes thinking and thinking and then thinking some more about that silly little word…

When the wind blows

I went outside yesterday and was almost blown over by the wind. I had a hard time fighting through it just getting to my van. It was blowing so hard that I thought I might float away. That actually happened to me once. Not the floating away part…

Is it morning already?

Have you ever had one of those days when you woke up feeling so bad that you wished the day could just be canceled? That an announcement could be made over the radio…”Today has been canceled due to too many broken nerve signals…