Since high school

Here’s one inspired by my recent ten-year high school class reunion.  Since high school we’ve grown out our hair. Or we’ve chopped it all off or gone bald or shaved our head for childrens’ cancer research. We’ve lost weight and gained weight and gained weight and lost weight and gained weight and. We’ve slept with the same person … More Since high school

Some Ideas Resurrected from a Box in the Closet

Once home to a pair of Merrell boots, the box in my living room closet labeled GRAD SCHOOL is now home to a pile of chewed-up old folders: syllabi, lesson plans, thesis, writing feedback. For nearly two years, I haven’t done anything with that box but schlep it around—Missoula to DC to Wisconsin to Minnesota. … More Some Ideas Resurrected from a Box in the Closet

Here’s to the Heart

Ten days and three ceremonies from now, two of my closest friends will both be married. My, how life happens! Big congratulations to Emmy & Shaun (celebrating August 3 & 4) and Terra & Chulmin (celebrating August 10). In honor of my friends’ relationships—not to mention partnership, commitment, and all that a life of love … More Here’s to the Heart