it occurred to me right after I heard, Go! I wasn’t running just the 10k and not the whole half as I’d said over and over in the parking lot when asked I was running the whole 10k, like last year when I said I was running the whole half marathon so I ran, proud […]
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Saturday morning: island cold snap low twenties, salty puddles iced shut prairie grass stiffened like driftwood early, a rush outside turquoise sky nose, lobes, lips, lashes, lungs frozen before the top of the hill I fall head over heels for days like this,
I walked around all week with the wet, heavy blanket of a head cold spent one full daylight under covers tried the wellness trick, Friday’s fancy dress, big smile, long meetings still, throat sore, heels heavy, Lucy honored at her school: a leadership award for Work First, Play Later she dressed herself fancy, gave us […]
I am here, now, in this space so crisp and clear. I’ve dreamed of it for about three months. Yes, I’ve dreamed of this space, the visual of clearing off a cluttered desk with the quick westward swipe of an arm. I’m in love, here.
Today, I’m over [HERE].Today, I’m letting go of a hobby. Well, maybe hobby isn’t the right word. Breastfeeding and I have gone our separate ways for good and we’ve finished our intermittent six year love-hate relationship. Milk, feedings were always hard for us to establish. As natural of an act as it is, each babe and […]