You’re eight. You. You’re eight. Eight is great!
When I think of you, I smile. Or laugh. Sometimes both.
You are our jokester. Our prankster. You’ll read knock-knock jokes until the cows come home. When it comes to picking out books, you like mysteries or books that make you giggle so hard you end up with the hiccups.… Read More
It’s been over a month since the Columbus Marathon. I haven’t written about running since the race, but I have run. I just needed some space from thinking about running in every aspect of my life, I guess. A break from training and thus the live, breathe, eat, sleep running schedule.… Read More
I’ve read a bunch of tips about writing lately. #1 is always, “Stop reading tips about writing and just write.” Well, stop writing tips about writing, and maybe I will. #2 reiterates #1: Just write.
In addition to blogging every day this month, I’ve worked on a couple of pieces that live in other places.… Read More
This is how I think everyone should look on their birthday, no matter their age: Filled with joy. Joy for celebrating another year; one lived, one wide open. Joy in being loved by family and friends; joy in loving others. Joy in the moment; joy sustaining.… Read More
Because sometimes five is just too many on a Friday.
Four Photos I Didn’t Post Elsewhere This Week
Clockwise from top left: Walking with my daughter; sometimes Callie makes the cutest happy face; running this week has been good for my anxiety; this is how you take a birthday to the fire department so your son can open his presents and have cake with his daddy while he’s working.… Read More