Archive for January 2007

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“An animal’s eyes have the power to speak a great language.” (Martin Buber) “Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet.” (Colette) My world lost a little piece of sunshine today. Miles Murphy is here no more and this makes my heart hurt. I cannot believe that he is gone. I miss him more […]


“Where thou art – that – is Home.” (Emily Dickinson) “Home is not where you live but where they understand you.” (Christian Morgenstern) what is it exactly that makes a home? i look around my condo, finally filled with my things and my pets and i wonder, when will it be home? is it a […]


“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” (Carol Sobieski) “Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.” (Garrison Keillor) The sunrise over Baltimore city was especially beautiful this morning. In fact, I did something I’ve never done before – I sat in the dark corridor outside of my […]


Someone I don’t know and will probably never meet wrote something about me. Okay, technically, it’s not about me, but, if I were to ask someone to describe me in words, I couldn’t dream of something more perfect than this: “She seems so cool, so focused, so quiet, yet her eyes remain fixed upon the […]