Tag Archives: commuters

Hey Commuter

  Hey commuter.   No, not you.  Not the commuter who sits behind the wheel cursing the bad drivers, the stupid drivers, and the drivers who should just get moving instead of riding their brakes.  Not you who can’t find a … Continue reading

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Noticing the Barely Noticeable

I didn’t notice it at first, but maybe because it wasn’t that noticeable. Subtle differences in everyday life are not that distinctive.  A situation that is not identical every day is likely to not resonate differences mostly because it is … Continue reading

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Perfect Indignation

Today’s Perfect Moment is a strange one. Having read my previous posts, you might conclude that for me to call it strange, it must really be out there.  I am not sure that is the case.  It was just one … Continue reading

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The Coffee Incident

As is now documented, I fall asleep on the bus on my way home from work. Today’s story is not about me sleeping, though.  It is about one of my fellow passengers who displayed some fantastic skills. First some background … Continue reading

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A Lament for the Trees

I was under no illusion. I knew my corner of the world was undergoing population growth. My fellow commuters had increased in number–either that or the bus somehow lost a dramatic number of seats. I knew that the prices of … Continue reading

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May 9, 2014

Today had no perfect moment. That probably isn’t true. What’s true is that I was so wrapped up in anger and frustration that I missed the perfect moment. I was fuming while I should have been enjoying. I allowed lazy … Continue reading

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May 6th, 2014

Today’s perfect moment happened at 8:02.  I know this because I checked the time on my obsolete iPod touch.  The fact that is might be fast or slow is really inconsequential.  Today’s perfect moment happened quite early in the day. … Continue reading

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