Monthly Archives: July 2010

Glenn Colquhoun – To the girl who stood beside me at the checkout counter of Whitcoulls bookstore in Hamilton on Tuesday

This is one of my favourite poems, by a New Zealand poet (Whitcoulls is a NZ book store and Hamilton is a NZ city) who also doubles as a doctor. I think these thoughts often: To the girl who stood … Continue reading

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The Way It Is, Anthony Discenza (2010)

True. Some stuff sucks and the degree to which it sucks increases with the intensity of your happiness. But being happy at one point in time allows us to understand what it is – and what it will take – … Continue reading

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Dating!

Ok, say what you like, but dating is fun. I’ve never been into online dating (despite the temptations of Ashley Madison) but I’m excited by the prospect of moving to New York where, in my opinion, the greatest dating website … Continue reading

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