Saturday, October 11, 2008

I Heart Lists


Knock-knock.

Who's there?

Control freak.

Contr--

Say Control Freak who? Say it! Say Control Freak who?
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It comforts me deeply to find other people's lists. Grocery lists left in shopping carts. To-do lists blowing around on the street. Finding a list tells me that I'm not alone. That others have the same need to quantify life, to order it, to write down pieces of the puzzle and then (oh this part is satisfying), check them off. Here's a list I found today in the grass off NE 75th. It's a checksheet I guess. On the back is written in black marker, "WF."


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