Doug Ecks

Neon Inquisitive 2 by Doug X with Craiyon

I woke up with a fading conversation lingering from a dream.

“I was happy.” “You looked smug?” “Yeah, that’s what I meant.”

In my hypnagogic state, I couldn’t tell happy from smug.

My personal connotation of smug is ‘happy at someone’s expense.’

Cambridge defines smug: too pleased or satisfied about…

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Doug Ecks

Doug Ecks

Doug Ecks, Esq is a lawyer and member of NLG-LA. He is also a stand up comic and author. You can support my writing at https://ko-fi.com/dougx