It can irritate me when people criticize others for traits I feel they have themselves. But I have a soft spot for the same thing, because it is so very human.
In other news: Scott and Audra just finished their run of Nemu*Nemu which guest-featured Vachel, so now’s your chance to go over there and read ‘em all at once. The storyline featuring Vachel STARTS HERE.
Too often I have found myself being “moral,” and then in the same situation understanding the challenge. Although, for Vachel, I’mnot sure that saying “no” is much of a challenge.
“Ansel Adams meets lemon meringue pie” is actually quite a fair analogy for a new snowfall I think.
And I love how kids get like this when they see something, it is so exciting and all-important and immediate, and as an adult you’re just thinking, “I have seen this a million times, I wonder if I can pull out the energy to fake excitement for this child from some untuouched-by-cynicism core of my being.”