My OCD and Me

A cup marked coffee with a tea bag inside
no, no, no

The cup in the photo is one of six I recently bought from the reduced shelf in a local discount store. Two of the cups are emblazoned with the word TEA, and four say COFFEE (I drink more tea than coffee, but hey ho).

When I make a drink in this new crockery, I must use a cup that bears the name of the beverage I am about to prepare in it; I can’t make tea in a cup that…



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Joseph Yossarian

Joseph Yossarian


Freelance writer and blogger from the north-east coast of England, specialising in true crime, childhood memories and whatever takes my fancy.