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Modern love letter

I was rummaging around one of the boxes that I keep up high in a closet, one full of old notes and concert tickets, when I found this insert I made for the first mix CD I ever gave to Jon. It was 2001, I was working at one of my favorite jobs at a [...]

If this doesn’t melt your heart then you should see a doctor

When Leah visited last week she brought a huge basket full of chocolate and candy and this little stuffed frog. I’m still mad at her about the chocolate and the candy, because there is so much of it, and do you have any idea how much work it’s going to be to consume it all? [...]

After using the couch as a trampoline

By the end of the day Leta’s hair has always slipped out of whatever apparatus I have used to restrain it. Taming that child’s hair will be a challenge for at least the next forty years. People have commented that she looks like a raggamuffin, but when her hair falls around her face like this [...]