Morgan’s Rantings and Waxings

tales from an extrovert forced to be a recluse

The Duplex Chronicles – Cleanliness Part 1: T-Day (trash-day)

So as you can imagine, living in a house with a minimum of nine other college men at a time, cleanliness was not at the top of many folks’ to do lists. Though I myself toiled to keep the house in some sort of order, there was only so much I could do. Before quitting that is. My first reaction was just to get angry, and display my ultimate disgust.. Read More

The Duplex Chronicles – Christmastime

With the end of the fall semester at school always comes Christmas, my favorite time of the year (according to Johnny Mathis and many others, it’s the most wonderful time of the year). I sit here on Christmas Eve in the year of our Lord 2005, and it occurred to me that this is the first Christmas Eve of my life that I’ve been by myself. No need for pity.. Read More

The Duplex Chronicles – Intro

From June of 2000 to June of 2003, I lived in a Duplex with a total of 23 college men. Here I witnessed and was a part of some of the most selfish and childish acts, and some of the most unselfish and compassionate acts I have ever seen. It was there that I can truly pinpoint the growth and maturity of the person I now am, and through a.. Read More