relationships

The Darkest Nights

And one by one the nights between our separated cities are joined to the night that unites us. (Pablo Neruda) I’ve been married for 212 days, and of those days, I’ve been with my husband 59. You see, I fell in love with a Canadian, and we thought, foolishly in retrospect, that being together would […]

surrender

how do you sum up a relationship in words? are there words enough to say what it all meant? perhaps just this: it mattered. you mattered. we mattered. no, it didn’t last forever. no, not all the promises were kept. but it was special, and for a time, it was ours.