Day 121

Prompt: teaching.   I shake off the cold, brushing snow from my jacket before unlocking the classroom. It's cold inside, the heat not yet turned on for the school. Saves them money to keep it cold at night. The handle to my office makes me want to put my gloves back on, the small room …

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Day 119

Prompt: teaching. I figure I'll do a "life in the day of" type of post.   The school looms ahead of me in the fog, the weather mirroring my mind as I shake the last vestiges of sleep from it. Anxiety kept me up late, later than I should ever be up, squeezing in a …

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Day 84

This is a continuation of Day 83. Prompt: Nothing changes or nothing had changed (open ended).   We lapse into silence, each working on homework, Alex playing background music from his laptop. It's a comfortable silence between us after the last year as coworkers, broken only when the accelerator readout indicates samples are ready to be …

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