on travel, thoughts, and the art of short fiction

Back on the Mountain

In IICD Massachusetts on January 3, 2008 at 10:40 pm


Tamika and I arrived back on the mountain last night and it’s COLD!
We’re having the coldest day of the year today (- something or other).

Late last night when I was about to go to bed I discovered a present. Mouse droppings!
Lots and lots of mouse droppings all over my bed!
Yes, not only was our room freezing to the extent that I could see my breath, but a mouse, or mice or rats or who knows decided to use my duvet as a latrine.

So I spent the night curled in a ball wearing layers and layers of clothes with no sheets or comforter.

At least I can say things are pretty much getting back to normal. Oh, it was nice to be home for two weeks.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: