Browsing the category: Daily

Stuff I found while looking around

In this week’s edition: Tinder profiles recreated, photos of modern-day Dandies, some of the brilliant writing and acting on “Parks and Recreation,” and the dog costume to beat all dog costumes.

A somewhat theatrical start to the next ten months

There’s a way to start off a school year, and then there is the Heather B. Armstrong way.

“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.”

“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.

Stuff I found while looking around

Because I can’t and won’t be done talking about it. Another hat tip to Kelly.

“Much as water can be taken for granted by a fish”

Guilt is a pretty useless, ineffectual emotion. Guilt is not what I feel when coming to these realizations. In fact, I feel duty.

On becoming the coolest person my daughter ever knew for ten whole minutes

Peter Frampton was for Marlo. This… this was for Leta.

Now sprinting with both legs

Yet another first for my child who is drawn to books and art and writing elaborate fictional stories in a summer replete with physically breaking free.

When in Utah

When someone describes the culture here as “sometimes a little weird” this should help explain that a bit.

You get what you get and you don’t get upset

Here I am talking about farts and I am not happy about it. Not one bit.