atlanta deconstructed

saturday 10/09/10 roadtrips & stinkbugs & the hard rock cafe “excuse me, do you have any lemonade?“ sunday 10/10/10 football & scottish bartenders & a walk in the park “what’s the capital of montana?  by the way, i drive a vintage jaguar.” monday 10/11/10 lenox square & red-soled shoes & ruth’s chris “if you ever […]

it’s official

i have a new job. as of august 3, i will be a federal employee with the national institutes of health. reaching this decision was one of the more stressful times in my life — thinking, rethinking, deciding, changing my mind, thinking again — in fact, i was occupied with nothing other than this for […]

another goodbye

the following is a post i wrote in january of 2007, right before i started working in my current position.  today, i say goodbye again.  the people and places may have changed, but the feelings remain exactly the same. oh, and, yes, i did remember to enjoy the sunrise before the goodbyes this time.  (01.10.07) The sunrise […]

indian summer, call me back

autumn has always been my favourite time of year, with it’s cool breezes and vibrant hues of gold and orange and red.  it fills my mind with beauty and encourages me to reflect on the year’s journey — looking inward, taking inventory, making changes — it’s a pattern that i see repeating in my life, […]


i’ve been craving a certain subset of songs this week, so i pulled them all together in a playlist last night.  they’re keeping me company today while i work. ride – cary brothers don’t dream it’s over – crowded house warning sign – coldplay if only tonight we could sleep – the cure vienna – the […]

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