Year: 2021

My Mom left my Dad the summer I was 6. I’d known it was coming long before she sat me down and told me. I could hear the tearful conversations after I was in bed (not sleeping). I knew I no longer caught them kissing in the kitchen. We stood in the garage, in between the gray Ford Torino that was now Mom’s and whatever car was in the left side of the cluttered garage. My Dad hugged me. He…

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I don’t know how to work hard. I don’t work hard I won’t work hard. To hell with hard, I don’t like work. I don’t like it, so why do it. I’m trying to suss out the right words to open with. My dad would have to get up with the phone in the middle of the night, dress, drive, pick up a body, spend hours of the night in the morgue, and then work a full day. My inner…

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Man I’ve loved spending time with you the last few months. I feel all safe and cozy wrapped in your cushion. You protect me from the world, insulated and separate. You make no demands on me, all you request is that I have another piece of chocolate … one more chip … one more spoon of whatever that is with butter and salt. We’re such a good team, you and I. I love giving you what you want. I’ve needed…

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Huawei will continue to launch smartphones in 2021, but the amount it will be able to produce and deliver to Chinese and international stores will be much lower than in previous years. Already in 2020, Huawei has dropped from second place in the world to fifth place, according to market studies, and in 2021 the number of phones may fall more than half. Estimates say Huawei’s phone production could drop to 40%. If in 2020 Huawei managed to deliver 189…

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Sometimes I hate being right. Sometimes I don’t care. Sometimes I just think it’s ironic that I knew…. A year ago today: There’s a lot about Flutter’s life that I will never intimately understand. But this issue of fathers … I feel her heart like I’ve never understood another’s relationship with their dad before. She’s done such a remarkable job of putting these words on screen for me to read, and I feel like in some way I need to…

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