Archive for May 2012

solar eclipse

the moon is always jealous of the heat of the day, just as the sun always longs for something dark and deep. (alice hoffman) here’s my view of the may 20, 2012 annular solar eclipse.  i was looking across the san diego bay toward coronado. an annular elipse occurs when the moon’s apparent diameter is […]

lost and found [revisited]

[N.B.  two years ago tonight, along with the rest of the world, i said farewell to my beloved LOST.  i’m still waiting for another show to come along and hook me the way it did; i fear i’ll be waiting for a long, long time.] from the first time i saw that swirling LOST title […]


i thank You God for most this amazing day:for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes (e.e.cummings) i’ve been thinking a lot about gratitude lately.  about how precious every little thing actually is — and by “thing,” […]

may 4, 1990

i remember the spring sun on my face and the smell of wild roses on the breeze. it was a friday. i watched the sun set by his side and as the last bits of golden light danced on the water’s surface, he took me inside, into his arms. with the darkness, the rains came, […]

remembering chloe | 1993 – 2009

(love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation) it’s three years later, and i still can’t believe how lucky i was to share sixteen years of my life with the siamese cat i called chloe. one look into her piercing azure eyes that november day in 1993, and i was hooked. she […]