January 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

I wish I could say that I came into this year, this decade, with rosy optimism and a warm blanket. I tried. I did yoga. […]

Be the fireworks

July 4, 2009 // 0 Comments

Have you read the Declaration of Independence since you were in school? Do it now. Preferably out loud. With friends. It’s fun. I speak from […]

Blue flowers

May 10, 2009 // 1 Comment

About seven or eight years springtimes ago, at a past house, I decided to plant my first garden. I had few domestic skills in my […]

Santa fraud

December 13, 2008 // 2 Comments

I’ve been kind of surprised by the number of anti-Santa parents I’ve met of late. Or those who will only tell the tale pragmatically, as […]


December 31, 2007 // 4 Comments

There are a number of things I would like to change, resolve to do or achieve in the coming year. I’m just grateful to have […]