August 24, 2010 // 3 Comments

On Children Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not […]


July 19, 2010 // 5 Comments

I’ve run along the periphery of Columbus music for 16 or 17 years, and sometimes right through its center. I’ve written about it, talked about […]


July 2, 2010 // 8 Comments

Growing up, I remember the phone ringing at the butt crack of dawn on every one of my birthdays. Once, as a teenager, I grouched […]

This rubber band

March 29, 2010 // 0 Comments

Ten-ish years ago, one of my best childhood friends and her husband split up. Being engaged, rounding 30 and kidless, I can’t say I at […]


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. […]


September 11, 2009 // 1 Comment

This is me in all of my three-weeks-from-17, just-graduated glory, standing next to my brother on a commuter ferry that took us from central New […]

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