I'm Exhausted

I'm Exhausted

I haven't been taking care of myself. Since I've been unemployed I've started smoking twice as much, all things even resembling water have been transformed into coffee, and I've been getting less than five hours of sleep a day. I've been productive, but the weekend has taken the life from me, made me feel the lack of sleep and nourishment.

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Hair

Hair

They say that the genetics for your hair are determined by your maternal side—in males, anyway. “They,” being Mr. Sly, my ninth-grade shop teacher who had the classic “nothing in the front, party in the back,” hair-do. Since that time in high school, I’ve had a sick preoccupation with my hair. I look down a long line of men, my mom’s sisters and nephews, my uncles and cousins—and I’m blinded by the reflections. Every I wake another day older with hair on my head is a true blessing.

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