Author Archives: The Amusing Muse

About The Amusing Muse

Deep thinker whose mind operates at warped speed. Philosopher pondering the big (and little) things in life. Storyteller. Office Ninja. Model. Teller of bad jokes. User of big words.

Fancy Coffee Friday: A Question of What to Write

My new routine is taking some getting used to. Earlier mornings, shorter days at work when I go in, and many hours of studying and time to write once again. But, now I am stuck wondering what I should write. … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Lucidity and Recurrence

Green. No…. not really green. Green and…. Charcoal grey? Soot? Lime green and… black? When a tornado comes, the sky changes color to something “otherworldly.” There is an alternate dimension feel to the air, the land… and those storms are … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Sweet Basil Jesus!

Did you ever walk out to your garden and think, “Holy SHIT! What am I going to do with all of this basil?!” No? Well, that was me this last week. I was ambitious. I started seeds and have four, … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Assumptions, Suppositions, and Guesswork

I found myself this week in a shop I hadn’t been to in quite some time. The last time I was there, one of the employees with whom I’d had a good rapport and lots of banter complimented my appearance, … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Life Lessons

I found myself the other weekend, dirt up to my elbows, being asked by a friend, and now-tenant, if they could help me with anything. In my mind, I hesitated, I didn’t want to impose, but then I knew what … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Hero Worship?

I’m going to start off with this: last Friday sucked in a very, very bad way.

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Incremental

I reached for my glass, happening to glance in the direction in which I was reaching, and looked. Then I stared. Then I grinned.

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