Sore throat

Since this morning, I’ve had the slightest inkling of a sore throat on the back right-hand side of my throat. I hope this doesn’t mean I’m catching a cold or something. I got a flu shot, for crying outloud. Isn’t that supposed to prevent sickness of any kind? What did I pay $18 for, eh?

About Jamie Todd Rubin

Jamie Todd Rubin writes fiction and nonfiction for a variety of publications including Analog, Clarkesworld, The Daily Beast, 99U, Daily Science Fiction, Lightspeed, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and several anthologies. He was featured in Lifehacker’s How I Work series. He has been blogging since 2005. By day, he manages software projects and occasionally writes code. He lives in Arlington, Virginia with his wife and three children. Find him on Twitter at @jamietr.