on flying

It's no secret how I feel about flying. I can't even count how many times I've been on a plane just this year. I was getting better about it but I had one of my "I'm going to die" panic attacks the other day. They happen from time to time. This one was from reading …

freedom to move

I feel the shadow of it...lurking just off to the side but in my periphery. I was sitting on the plane and a woman was assigned the middle seat. When the doors closed there was no one in the window seat. I kept trying to hint that isn’t it nice to have the space. She …

to digress

On the second leg of my return flight, I decided not to use the motion sickness watch as an experiment. I was sitting up there at whatever thousand feet planes fly without the little watch to pulse away the motion sickness. I was thinking, 'I will not get motion sick, I will not get motion …