Not As Much, Just Enough

             As I continue to adjust (new normal = full-time work week + two baby days), I am learning to categorize, to triage, to sort essentials/discard.  In my head I keep hearing that old saying about how we shouldn’t sweat the small stuff, and yeah, it’s all small stuff.   […]

Read more

Route Management

            There is a massive construction project downtown right now, a block up from my library.  It’s been going on for over a year, or even possibly two.  (These things take time.)  It’s tall and unattractive.             An image similar to that (but slightly better […]

Read more

Open Our Hands

              It can be frustrating when our forward momentum is slowed.  We’re all ready to GO!  But nothing is happening.  And we don’t even know why.              This morning the images that were presented to me were mostly all accompanied by a struggling, trapped feeling. […]

Read more

Adaptation of the Ancient.

     Our journey through the years began before I turned 30, and it ends (at least for this telling) last December, when I am 48.  There was a three and a half year gap between the last tattoo (yesterday’s story) and this one.  Sometimes it takes a while to save up enough pennies, other times I’m […]

Read more