Snapshots of a… Crazy Kinda Life

The Misadventures of Messie Jessie

A Swede, a brunette and a vagrant walk into a bar… April 19, 2011

… Ouch!

What the heck is that about, you ask? Well, more on that in a future blog post, but for now I just want to say this:

Life is weird.

I mean it. Really, really weird.

You go along, making your plans, living your life and then one day you make one tiny decision; one that was probably made on a whim. A decision that you don’t think will have any bearing on your life outside those few, precious moments whatsoever…

And then suddenly you find yourself serendipitously in a situation you never foresaw yourself in, thinking thoughts you never thought you’d be thinking, weighing the pros and cons of pros and cons you didn’t even imagine existed, feeling feelings that make you feel happy and sad simultaneously, worrying about things you’d rather not worry about, and reconsidering everything you’ve been planning right up until that very moment and it all makes your head spin because you can’t put your finger on exactly how or when it started but you know you don’t want it to stop, although even if you wanted it to it wouldn’t because now that you’re in it feet over head it’s like this zeitgeist and you have no idea what’s going to happen except that it’s probably going to end really fucking great or really fucking bad.

It’s the Butterfly Effect in all it’s glory, and it’s taunting you from some dark and shadowy corner. Of a bar.

And then in walk a Swede, a brunette and a vagrant.

*

P.S. Apologies to my mother for dropping the F-bomb. Twice.

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7 Responses to “A Swede, a brunette and a vagrant walk into a bar…”

  1. Jeanne Says:

    I got your shout-out right here— that was one fantastic run-on sentence! I must say, I’m intrigued… wondering what your serendipitous situation is…. But, more importantly, siked to see you have have a blog AND a you tweet! following you both now… you can’t shake me…

  2. YAY Jeanne!
    And thanks for the shout out! (Not like I asked for it, or anything) 🙂

  3. Mama G Says:

    Apology accepted. Glad to see you’re blogging! I’m curious, though, and need to read more!

  4. Niels Says:

    I know that swede!!! 🙂

  5. Payton Amateur Says:

    I must respect the opinions of others even if I disagree with them.

  6. Mel Says:

    Ahhh Jess this is beautiful, I am so proud of you. You truly are a beautiful woman! xoxo to you and hello to the Swede 😉

  7. Wow, Lis! If I could “like” your comment, I totally would. Heart you too, girl!


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