I drove to work today bathed in the thick scent of cheap cologne. It was the smell … Continue reading How Do We Feel Safe In an Unsafe Place?
I am not a flagrant rule breaker. Nor am I particularly spontaneous. But there is something about being on vacation that brings out the daring, something that paid off in leaps and bounds on our trip to Ireland. Continue reading Don’t Turn Down the Boatman
We don’t travel like other people.
We learned that the hard way the last time we were in Ireland, traveling with friends who were not amused by our gleeful appreciation of tiny roads with hairpin turns. Continue reading Never Take the Same Road Twice – Travels in the Burren
We leaned into these questions. We sought the edge of our contentedness, wanted to know who we were away from who we were. We wanted to see each other under new skies, in someone else’s rain, covered in the the muck of excitement, challenge and exhaustion. Continue reading And So It Begins….
I have a secret. I’ve been told to keep quiet about it. Not that I didn’t already know that I … Continue reading I Wouldn’t Want You to Think….
Personal power isn’t something we give up all at once. It is chipped away at, little by little, by circumstances and people and illness and a whole slew of other things until one day we realize what has happened. Or don’t — plenty of people never, ever realize they’ve given up their power at all. Continue reading Enter the Dragon….Again