Atonement of my own making

As you might already know, I’m a Jew(ish) chick. As such, today, according to the laws of my people, I’m supposed to be starving myself of food and drink as part of the atonement for the previous year of sins. This one day is supposed to be a fresh start...

Musk

I’ve mentioned before that I have a sensitive smeller. So, funny thing — I’ve noticed as I’ve written these posts for my blog, and thought about new topics to cover, that there are many scents that are too strong for me to enjoy. Even pleasant...