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All the fixins

This time I’m not stepping too far outside of my comfort zone, but at least I won’t be wearing yoga pants.

Sweet and senile

I guess this is what happens when you’re in your sixties.

My smirking Butternut

Shades of Daisy Hamilton are surfacing.

A staple of summer

A bit of an ode to my favorite season as it takes its last breaths.

Choir director

All of this before 7AM. Life is so very wonderfully full.

“But if you want it to heal, it just takes time”

“You must have loaded the gun. You knew where to put the bullets. And how to do whatever you need to do to get a bullet in the chamber. And then actually decide that this is it. That you are done.”

A view from the top of the ride

From happy happy joy joy to grumpy grumpy sad sad and back again. The roller coaster as metaphor.

“My Captain does not answer, his lips are pale and still”

Ten years ago you saved my life. My friend is helping me to continue to pay it forward.

Executive assistant

My coworkers on their ten minute break from making it impossible for me to get any work done.

Fifth grade

The grind begins again. Where in the hell did the summer go? And when did my baby get so big?