Sometimes I get to the end of the week and I want to write about the things I've been thinking about over the course of the week, but all of the things are things I'm not sure I should write about. Because they're personal, but also, because they belong, at least partly, to othe…
I'm reading a book called How to Do Nothing. It's not really about doing nothing. It's about understanding how we're all being manipulated to click on …
He called us a few weeks ago to tell us his secret. He had a ring. He’d bought it a year ago and he’d been hiding it all this time, waiting for just th…
A few weeks ago friends invited my husband and me out to brunch. This would be outdoor patio dining, of course, they assured us. We're all aware that C…
There's a lesson in here about Things Not Going in the Direction You Planned, and how That's Okay, because you're Trusting the Process, and in the end,…
The other day I was sitting at the library's information desk with a co-worker and we were talking about: is This the End of the World. We had to keep …
but I didn't go to the funeral. I was still replaying the wedding. Something interesting about my extended family is how we can't all be together for v…
Pre-Covid, when I used to teach writing classes, I liked to include inspiring quotes on my powerpoint slides. The burning question aspiring writers alw…
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