Black Cat

Going not gentle into that middle age.

Archive for August, 2006

The Weight

Posted: Friday, August 25th, 2006 @ 4:06 pm in Mind/Body | 3 Comments »

I hear many people talk about their battles with body fat as if an unpleasant guest has moved in and won’t move out. Or they’ve gotten rid of it and they’re hoping it won’t come back. This guest is known as “the weight”. “When I get the weight off…” “I’ve kept the weight off for […]

What’s Different?

Posted: Saturday, August 19th, 2006 @ 7:46 pm in Expat | 2 Comments »

My friend Thomas brings up a very good point in his comment to the previous entry, Friends and Acquaintances. He suggests that the reason I’m happier here in Germany than I was in America is not just that Germans are different from Americans. He suggests that I made changes in my own life when I […]