Monthly Archives: October 2010

Inane thoughts for the day

People in movies and television hang up the phone way more abruptly than people in real life. “I’ll be there in twenty.” Click. “I have to get to work.” Click. “Okay, call the DA and tell him not to sign the deal with Reyes. I’ll catch up with you at the station.” Click. “It’s not […]

New entity

We needed new blood. It was the same old refrain from on high. Ideas had grown stale, ways of thinking entrenched, et cetera. Nothing we did anymore made it into the press – investors no longer wooed us. Committees formed to address the issue drew up action items refined and fought over during uncounted late-night […]