Apparently it’s the first day of school.
I know this because I set my alarm for 6:30 just so I could get up, make the coffee, and get a few things done before the boys rolled out of bed. When it went off, I had absolutely no idea what was going on, where I was, or why on Earth I needed to wake up.… Read More
I just finished week nine of training for the Columbus Marathon. A day late, too, as we encountered some scheduling challenges this past weekend. The good news is that I finished nine weeks of training.
The not-so-awesome news is that I’ve got nine weeks of training left.… Read More
Orange petal, spotted just so
reaching to morning sun. Flutter
of wind catches the eye; pollen
blows by, dropping questions
on your shoe.
You pause, pondering uncertainties,
beauty, the intersection, your
shoe. There are no answers, an
answer in everything.… Read More
How did we get here?
Where did the time go?
How is it already the last weekend of summer?
I feel like I just picked the boys up from their last day of school. I blinked and lost months. I went to bed one night in May and woke up one morning in mid-August.… Read More
I’ve attended a number of weddings in my day. I’ve been a flower girl three times, a bridesmaid twice, and the mother-of-ring-bearers twice now. I’ve sat as witnesses many others, from the small to the grandiose.
I love weddings. My grandmother used to “do” weddings, from the flowers to the dresses, and her love of all things prettiful is embedded deep in my genes.… Read More