Monthly Archives: November 2014

33+4

It’s my last evening of being 36. I stopped to take the first two photos on my bike ride home. What a beautiful evening it is. I’m now at home listening to an old Johnny Cash record I found at

33+4

It’s my last evening of being 36. I stopped to take the first two photos on my bike ride home. What a beautiful evening it is. I’m now at home listening to an old Johnny Cash record I found at

Just let it go – mental digs and their unnecessary poison

You’ve likely had moments when someone makes a subtle comment that you both know is a jab in your direction. It irritates you. You stew over it, thinking of the many ways you can defend yourself and point out their faults. Sometimes, you should

Just let it go – mental digs and their unnecessary poison

You’ve likely had moments when someone makes a subtle comment that you both know is a jab in your direction. It irritates you. You stew over it, thinking of the many ways you can defend yourself and point out their faults. Sometimes, you should

Four mini-dreams of an intermittent insomniac

The husband I’m in the kitchen with my mother-in-law, and there is a great feast before us on the kitchen island. We’re at some beach house resort, and while the sky is completely covered in dark blue clouds, the sun

Four mini-dreams of an intermittent insomniac

The husband I’m in the kitchen with my mother-in-law, and there is a great feast before us on the kitchen island. We’re at some beach house resort, and while the sky is completely covered in dark blue clouds, the sun

Woman: DO SOMETHING

Ok so I’m living alone now, which means I’m not cooking for myself much, unless of course you consider opening a bag of lettuce, a can of tuna and a container of soup as cooking. To my credit, I do warm the soup,

Woman: DO SOMETHING

Ok so I’m living alone now, which means I’m not cooking for myself much, unless of course you consider opening a bag of lettuce, a can of tuna and a container of soup as cooking. To my credit, I do warm the soup,

A Dutch autumn

The cloud cover is so thick that the street lights remain on and the foliage gives off the most muted green. Everything is soggy. Nothing has a chance to dry, as rain and mist tag-team to saturate leaf, skin and

A Dutch autumn

The cloud cover is so thick that the street lights remain on and the foliage gives off the most muted green. Everything is soggy. Nothing has a chance to dry, as rain and mist tag-team to saturate leaf, skin and

Bryan

I went to Groningen to visit my friend Bryan this weekend. I’m so glad I did. Through our chats into the wee hours of the morning, I released some anguish that’s been simmering under the surface since splitting with my husband,

Bryan

I went to Groningen to visit my friend Bryan this weekend. I’m so glad I did. Through our chats into the wee hours of the morning, I released some anguish that’s been simmering under the surface since splitting with my husband,

Boredom

I’m in for the evening, listening to rain hit my attic roof as I sit with King’s “On Writing”. In this great little book, he blasts highfalutin authors. Any decent writer writes for her readers, he says. I got the

Boredom

I’m in for the evening, listening to rain hit my attic roof as I sit with King’s “On Writing”. In this great little book, he blasts highfalutin authors. Any decent writer writes for her readers, he says. I got the