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Would sir desire a poem?


Monday afternoon I was scheduled to see my OBGYN for the first check-up of a pregnancy that was in its 10th week. A few days earlier I started spotting, and because that never happened when I was pregnant with Leta I immediately did some research and was relieved to learn that what was happening was [...]

One of the pine trees outside our kitchen window


BLDGBLOG: Greater Los Angeles

BLDGBLOG: Greater Los Angeles “L.A. is the apocalypse: it’s you and a bunch of parking lots. No one’s going to save you; no one’s looking out for you. It’s the only city I know where that’s the explicit premise of living there – that’s the deal you make when you move to L.A. The city, [...]

Blue light

A study in orange


Fridgewatcher Pictures of what’s inside people’s refrigerators. I’m not sure I could bare my soul like this. Whose refrigerator is this beautiful?

And when that fog horn whistle blows

And when that fog horn whistle blows Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, the two actors from the movie Once covering Van Morrison’s “Into the Mystic.” (thank you, Elaine, for helping me find this)