It was a lovely fall day for a hike with my partner and my teen son. We walked down the trail crunching the crisp leaves and talking about life — stories of love, fear, humor, risk… and even soil creep! Then my partner pointed ahead down the trail to show us that two horses and … Continued
When I was in college, I chose the adventure of doing a semester abroad in Liberia, West Africa in the Fall of 1989. I went there on a gut feeling knowing that it was the right thing for me. It was, but not in the way I expected when I chose to go.
I was talking to a friend a week or so ago about whether the concept of using Story in songs is possible. He thought lyrics with action were important and that just having a song about loving someone was not a story. For example, a famous song says, “sucking on chili dog, outside the Tastee … Continued
Are you forgetful? I sure am. But I also have a possible solution – something that’s working for me since I discovered it earlier this week. The other day, as I came down the stairs, I noticed that one of my cats had vomited on the floor at one end of the dining room. Gross, … Continued