Kicking Baby

Yesterday, I touched a pregnant belly for the first time. I felt the baby kick. It was a friend of my housemate’s, and she was five months pregnant. Advertisements

Do You Smell That?

My coworker remarked that she suddenly smelled a familiar perfume she remembered from her childhood. She assumed someone had walked by wearing it. I happily suggested she might be having a stroke. It’s a tasteless joke, and probably wrong as well. I knew that smelling something that wasn’t there was a sign of brain trouble,… Continue reading Do You Smell That?

Stay Alive in US, Bite the Dust in UK

When I took First Aid, I was taught to do chest compressions to the beat of “Stayin’ Alive.” I learned tonight that in the UK, the recommended Music to Do Chest Compressions By is “Another One Bites the Dust.” Clearly, one country is more optimistic than the other. Source: