Monthly Archives: February 2013

Ready or not… 4

What in other circumstances could have been a memorable romantic moment cuddled up in the big leather chair in the living room at midnight devolved into just a memorable moment when Diana, recovering from a punctured lung and curled up post-operatively on my lap in her robe, passed out and threw up at exactly the [...]

Lack-of-vision quest 11

When I think about crossroads of significance in our life—opportunities that sent us in one direction or another other than the way we were headed—the decisions were invariably based not on there being a good reason for doing something in particular, but on there being no particularly good reason not to. Mid-September of 2007 found us wading [...]

Smoke and mirrors 12

“I feel it in my fingers. I feel it in my toes. Love is all around me, and so the feeling grows.” Nothing like a ’60s love song by the Troggs. Unless its another love song by the Troggs: “Wild thing, you make my heart sing. You make everything grooooovy.” Maybe you had to be [...]