Archive for June 2015

happy forty

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 nine

today is the last day of my 39th year, and as in past years, i’ve pulled together a list of 39 things that i’ve seen and done and learned over the past year: 1. picked my husband up from the airport with his green card in hand!  finally! 2. saw the amazing ben howard at […]

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 — wait for it — hold on to your knickers — forty.  FORTY!  no matter how many times i say it, it just doesn’t seem possible. where did the years […]