Delusions

I came down with a sore throat over a month ago. Congestion was followed by an incessant cough–a cough that would not allow me to speak more than 2 words of a sentence before the pressure in my chest would cause me to cough. It has been super annoying and draining. By late afternoon each…

Pet Peeves, Part 2

I’ve admitted before that I have a few pet peeves. — http://staletoast.com/pet-peeves/ For example, I once saw a man clipping his fingernails at a table at a fast food restaurant. I immediately lost my appetite and promptly exited the restaurant before he could move on to his toenails. Too bad there wasn’t a way to…

Pet Peeves

My husband tells me I have a lot of pet peeves. I cannot stand the sound of a person tearing something out of carpet, clicking silverware on their teeth, or picking at their fingernails. The smell of my husband baking coconut shrimp makes me want to gag. My neighbor who lets his truck idle for…