Compartments

Ancient History

I wake up

Sunflowers remind me of my dad. They didn't before.

“Mama! I wake up!”

Ollie shouts this news nearly every morning as he picks his way down the stairs. Being awake is worthy of notice when you’re coming up on age three. Your little lids part to find night-night time has fallen away to something bright and new. Everyone must feel that way, right? […]

My Dumb Hobby is 10 Years Old Today

What will the next 10 years bring?

I believe I’ve earned the right to post a screed about how blogging has changed so much in the past decade. But I won’t.

Today, I’m simply grateful for the people I’ve met, the places I’ve been, and the challenge of maintaining such a silly little sliver of a sliver of the internet.

Thank […]

You Won’t Believe What Happened to This Lady! #4 Shocked Me!

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1. I’m adopting the new style of headline writing and list-making for our pathetic attention spans and hunger for sensationalism.

2. Just kidding. This is only for today.

3. I have a kid starting kindergarten in five days and another starting senior year in twelve days. These are big deal milestones.

4. There […]