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La Vida de Caridad: The Cricket II

You know when you live life and suddenly something just appears?  Something you've been waiting for and let slip from your mind? I wish this post was about the appearance of something great, like love or an inheritance or the cure to a health problem, but I'll take what I can get. Despite the zaniness of yesterday (See La Vida de Caridad: The Cricket), that's exactly what happened with the cricket. I was working from home all day, occasionally annoyed at the chirping coming from my Read more [...]

La Vida de Caridad: The Cricket I

The day after I got 3 hours of sleep (see The Girl with the Red Katana) and worked a 10-hour day, I came home to realize there was a cricket in my apartment.  I had suspected as much when I woke up that morning hearing some chirping, but on 3 hours of sleep and the radio on, it all kind of blends in. But there was no doubt about it when I walked into my apartment around eight pm: there was a distinct sound of chirping. I followed the sound to my window where the air conditioning unit was Read more [...]