22.DEC.13

Cars hiss through the rain outside. Alice in Chains plays softly in the background. Domesticity used to drive me insane. I hated wasting time scrubbing this or decorating that. Lately, I have come to appreciate a clean apartment. A place with more than a bed and a collection of empty liquor bottles. Everyone loves an orderly home. … More…

7.DEC.13

I was idling behind a truck on the highway, holding my breath. 0450 in the morning. I was trying to beat the traffic. I pulled out from behind and eased into the throttle. The boost gauge twisted up from 20 pounds of vaccum to zero. The car was already eating up the distance. I wasn’t … More…

24.NOV.13

We pulled out onto the highway, rolling slow. My mechanic sat behind the wheel. I could feel the freshly rebuild gearbox thunk into second. Third. The kick-down needed adjustment. Otherwise, the billet components were more than a match for the punishment I intended to mete out. I watched O2 numbers flash across the scanner. The … More…