Winter Cure

he looks fierce mainly because he hates the beginning of winter & the only thing that seems to help is gritting your teeth

Spring Fever

a box of stuff that’ll go crazy when spring comes, but it’s pretty manageable until then

Pot on His Head

He wore a pot on his head in all kinds of weather. I never learned to cook & I got it after my mother died, he said. I just know it would make her happy that I’m using it.

Fog People

There are your fog people & your sun people, he said. I said I wasn’t sure which kind I was. He nodded. Fog’ll do that to you, he said.