And I quote: Mary Oliver

While you’ve been doing your own things for the past many weeks, we’ve been in slavery to our stuff, and we are yearning  for emancipation. [Read more]

Happy Anniversary!

Yesterday was my parents’ wedding anniversary. My husband pointed out to me this morning that while it’s a well established tradition to congratulate people on their birthdays, we generally do less of that regarding wedding anniversaries. This seems a little backwards. Making it to one’s next birthday (or “fulfilling the year”, from the Spanish) doesn’t usually require a lot of effort [More…]