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The Sounds of Silence

–The Friday traffic seemed worse in the rain. And I left home late, rushing as usual. This time because my 7 yr. old son recovered from the flu and didn’t want me to leave. I got to my destination just 10 minutes late, but I guess everyone else also battled the road congestion because there…

The Goodness

–I stopped asking WHY long before the hurricane hit. Instead, I ask NOW WHAT?  Or simply WHAT? What is it I need to learn? Change? Adjust? Delete or modify? Especially now that it’s a new year. I latch on to the feeling of a blank slate and endless possibilities. I sometimes sit with the weight…

Fifty Days After Harvey

–I am changed. My neighborhood is changed. My life is changed. Our routine, our memories, our space is forever altered. I don’t doubt that some day we’ll have a new reality, but please, let’s not use the word “normal”. As anyone whose house has flooded will tell you, there is nothing normal about our lives.…

Just Write

–“Let’s sit and talk about death, shall we darling?” said no one ever! It feels like all year, I haven’t been able to write about much more than my dad, and the feelings I have after his death. I guess people don’t talk about this much because it’s so tough to digest and share. The…