Category: 365s

What I Hated the Least Today 266/365: Freeedooom!!!

I put the nation in procrastination. (That’s smart, no? Did you even notice there was a nation in procrastination? Now you know! You’re welcome.) I hate YouTube. (Wait for it, the […]

What I Hated the Least Today 265/365: My Mother Tongue

Her mother-tongue clung to her mouth’s roof in terror, dumbing her and he came with a name that was none of her making. —Liz Lochhead, “Dreaming Frankenstein” Yesterday I wrote […]

What I Hated the Least Today 264/365: That September Feeling

Fellow blogger Amy’s post on her ambivalent feelings about September made me think about what I think about the end of summer. My September perceptions split in two opposing groups: […]

What I Hated the Least Today 263/365: Overheard on TV

I haven’t owned a TV for many years. Therefore, whenever I happen to find myself in the proximity of a switched-on TV, I am fascinated. I find these infrequent encounters […]

What I Hated the Least Today 262/365: Concrete Poetry

Be warned. This is extremely dumb. I’ve been thinking about concrete poetry. Not concretely, just generally. It happened after I snapped a snap of concrete. I thought I’d produce a […]

What I Hated the Least Today 261/365: MS Paint and the Practice of Ensō

Recently I noticed a huge discussion sparkled about MS Paint, which was announced to be retired but the decision was promptly withdrawn because people are sentimental about it and not […]

What I Hated the Least Today 260/365: The Lexaurin Effect

I was doing more poorly than usual today, mental-health-wise. I took measures accordingly. First, against my better reasonable judgement, I took a day off. I am workoholic and I feel […]

What I Hated the Least Today 259/365: Real-Life X-Files

Mysterious things are happening to me. Or I’m just going nuts. (I like nuts.) My lighter has been abducted by aliens. Don’t even think of suggesting that I simply lost […]

What I Hated the Least Today 258/365: Anti-slip Sink Pad

Today I bought something nice for myself. Cookies. But, also, and more importantly, an anti-slip sink pad. It’s a thing and it’s legit. I never thought about what this stock […]

What I Hated the Least Today 257/365: Instagram

I use Instagram in waves. Like a tsunami, more exactly. I barge in out of nowhere, leave a mess and then disappear like I had nothing to do with it. […]

Finding Everyday Inspiration: Woods

Part of WordPress’s writing course Finding Everyday Inspiration. Today’s prompt combines the textual and the visual. Four stock photos are set to choose from and use as a launchpad for telling […]

What I Hated the Least Today 256/365: Bright New Things

What I’ve Been Up to Blogging-Wise After many dry months with an average post precipitation of one to three pieces per month, I’ve been surprised by a sudden boost in […]

What I Hated the Least Today 255/365: Concierge

I happened to be installed to the unenviable position of a make-shift concierge at my building. The concierge is a fancy name for the person who goes quietly about her […]

What I Hated the Least Today 254/365: How I Met My Cat

It’s been a while since I last reminded you of the fact that cats are the best. And since it’s Caturday, here’s the history of how I met my cat. It’s […]

What I Hated the Least Today 253/365: Decision Paralysis

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. —Robert Frost, “The Road Not Taken” Decision paralysis […]

What I Hated the Least Today 252/365: Shit I Do While Asleep

Yesterday I took a sleeping pill and didn’t go to sleep. I don’t know what I was thinking. I probably wasn’t. I was also acutely anxious and was OCDing, this […]

What I Hated (the Least) Today 251/365: A Week Off Meds

Due to the unforeseen circumstance of my bloody psychiatrist going on a bloody holiday, it so happened that I ran out of the meds that keep my brain from imploding. […]

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What I Hated the Least Today 250/365: The Joys of JavaScript

Remember how I reported a year and half ago that I was starting to learn <HTML>? Neither do I. But I found the post for you: it was a What-I-Hated-the-Least-Today […]