Inasmuch as I like the variety, there are times when riding this roller coaster is exhausting. Some days, I just want to chew through the restraints and fly off at the next peak. But we know that’s just a bad idea. Better to get off at the station and ride the merry go round instead.

First Principles: Quid Pro Quo

This night rotation has put me into a certain headspace — introspection, extrospection. Luckily, the neurochemicals are lining up and I’m seeing a few things more clearly. Spending an unhealthy amount of time alone, and I’m not too happy about that, but in this conjunction of moments, I’m relearning a few truths about being a …