Archive for June 2013

happy thirty-eight

love after love the time will come when, with elation, you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror, and each will smile at the other’s welcome, and say, sit here. eat. you will love again the stranger who was your self. give wine. give bread. give back your heart to […]

goodbye thirty-seven

today is the last day of my 37th year, and as in past years, i’ve pulled together a list of 37 things that i’ve seen and done and learned over the past year: 1.  got aquainted with 2013 while sitting on a snowy balcony in boston. 2. hopped on a train bound for NYC with my […]

happy birthday to me?

my birthday looms on the horizon and i find myself struggling not to fall into my annual pattern of half-empty reflection. i’m going to be thirty-seven. no, wait, that was last year. i’m going to be thirty-eight.  thirty-eight.  thirty-eight.  i might as well say forty.  no matter how many times i say it, it just doesn’t […]

I will remember

I will remember the kisses our lips raw with love and how you gave me everything you had and how I offered you what was left of me, and I will remember your small room the feel of you the light in the window your records your books our morning coffee our noons our nights […]