California, music, poetry

Are we not formed, as notes of music are, for one another, though dissimilar?

Spending several days in a row with my brother - most often preceded, and then followed by, long droughts without him - is always a little surreal. It's strange, after months of not seeing him or hearing his voice, to remember how much and how little I can know about another person at the same… Continue reading Are we not formed, as notes of music are, for one another, though dissimilar?

catch up

withdrawal

I'm having all kinds of it:California withdrawalblog withdrawalhealthy stomach withdrawaland yes, even a little of work withdrawalHere's the deal:I flew from Orlando to Philadelphia on Wednesday of last week. After a ridiculous number of flight delays, I arrived back at my house at nearly 11 p.m. My ride to the airport for my trip to… Continue reading withdrawal

friday goodness

Friday Goodness: the slacker "because my girlfriend told me to" edition

Donna suggested in an effort to attract positive energy that I do a Friday Goodness. After all, it is Friday - and there ain't nothin' gooder than that! Let's dive in:1. After today, I will be out of the office until Tuesday, July 29th. Woooo!2. This time next week, I expect to be shlepping around… Continue reading Friday Goodness: the slacker "because my girlfriend told me to" edition

Jacob

meh.

I took a vacation day today with the vague plan of taking Jacob to Atsion Lake for swimming and a picnic. Of course now it's raining and not too hot, so that plan is off. Boo. I love going to Atsion - the cedar water reminds me of summer camp, and Jacob likes to play… Continue reading meh.