The opposite of inept is it

To say the spirit of shopping giving has not had its effect would be something. Purchases -being minimal- rarely match item in mind pre-shop entry. Need this, get that. Mind plays with ideas, hands picking up items. Leaving them in other isles when the brain realizes- you really do not need this/ they really don’t need that. Choosing between. Somehow, a kilo of rocks make the cut. A bag, telling me exactly what to do. Soft cushion (foot),ย  black towel on Black Friday. A clock.

Clearly all necessities.

Plus the thinnest, most efficient tree on the market. The future of trees.



17 responses to The opposite of inept is it

  1. You are probably correct…’the future of trees’ as a thin memory of what once was. Fabulous read…I read it as if it were written and presented as a poem. Bravo words.

    • Jessie Martinovic – Author

      Thank you. Yes, the future of trees is a printable version.

      The wordpress button has ‘write’ written next to the icon- probably deliberate- so I thought, to write some.

  2. Sounds about right and one of the reasons I am shopping mostly online this year but already finding that a lot of items aren’t what they seem once you are actually holding them in your hands and/or trying them on. I hate to leave things in the aisle though…do unto others and all that.

    • Jessie Martinovic – Author

      Yes, true. I try to think of the moving of items as artistic developments.

    • Jessie Martinovic – Author

      yes, you wouldn’t want to go fully Christmas

      do you believe in Christmas?

    • Jessie Martinovic – Author

      yes, yes of course. I always put a lot of thought into that for others though, because I can’t stand just buying for the sake of giving crap, just for giving.

  3. Lights for tree? USB port? I don’t buy anything that doesn’t have a USB port. Well, a blender sneaked through. It is a lovely tree and anything that can be described with words containing the letters l, o, v and e is exactly what we need..

    • Jessie Martinovic – Author

      Hah! Thanks Robert, I quite like the tree too. And that word is a wonderful one indeed . Have a lovely day ๐Ÿ™‚

      • Jessie Martinovic – Author


        Yes, Malie took it to school for a school project. I gave her a mollusk fossil also for the show and tell ๐Ÿ™‚

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