Carl Sagan’s words are always worth hearing.
Love the way this video illuminates them + the continuing promise of space exploration.
Johann Georg Leinberger, 1729 - 1731.
Death blowing bubbles.
Every time I read/view this, I laugh.
Skeletor Affirmations (by ghoulnextdoor)
"WE IMPROVE OURSELVES BY VICTORIES OVER OURSELVES. THERE MUST BE CONTESTS, AND WE MUST WIN."
I make playlists as a form of meditation
Tags CloudAl-Anon anti-war beach party BlogHer Bruce Springsteen cake clips Columbus compassion dimensions DIY kid stuff dream election family flowers grace in small things gratitude It's global warming stupid I wish I was smarter learning life before normality Little Brother's motherhood mysteries NASA opinions parenting party hats phoning it in photojournalism Pluto science single motherhood spelling Sunday inquiry the feminist shuffle The Great Interview Experiment The Secret travel under the whale video Wapakoneta woe is me wordless work World Trade Center
I’m not sure I should post this Archive
Posted on November 1, 2012 | No CommentsOne of my first official acts as a newly minted 40-year-old was to help my mother pronounce my stepfather dead after a prolonged and terrible brain illness. It was dawn […]
Posted on April 11, 2011 | 6 CommentsThe other day, my son was asked to draw a picture of something he is grateful for. He made semi-scribbly, red twisty lines. Above them, he wrote “DNA.” I asked […]
Posted on October 4, 2010 | 3 CommentsWhen I went out East in August, I was beginning to feel lighter. I felt invisible at BlogHer, but that was mainly because you have to work so hard to […]
Posted on June 8, 2010 | 19 CommentsI wish I felt comfortable writing my way through this time. I’d like to tell you about the fact that my son and I have been living at my mother’s […]