A BIG Thank You!

I’m just starting to recline on the dental chair when the chirpy hygienist comments that she loves my book and … More

Tiny Pockets of Happiness

“A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.” ― Walt Whitman When you get caught up … More

A Rare Braid

My fingers are clumsier as they form a braid in Z’s hair. The hair lifts and folds as I tighten … More

A Sealed Book

I was driving through my neighborhood when I saw a couple of other mothers strolling with their toddlers in the neighborhood. … More

Assortments of -ing

Appreciating–– the golden ray of sunlight that reaches the exact spot in the room where I am sitting. Golden Ray that … More

Betrayal of Bodies and Minds

I recently watched the Steven Hawking movie The Theory About Everything and was touched by Muhammad Ali’s death. Muhammad Ali was a … More

9 Non-Goals

Last year, I was inspired by blogger Erin Loechner, who instead of writing resolutions wrote non-goals in 2015 and 2016. Gentle ways … More