This week, a beloved tree will come down. A majestic copper beech on the main hill at my alma mater has died, they believe due to a lightning strike. I’m not much of one for alumni activity, but I did consider driving into Boston for the tree’s memorial service last week. Alas, my teaching schedule […]
Ten years ago this month (I’m certain) and this week (I believe), I walked into a yoga studio for the first time. A little more than a year after leaving my first marriage, I was fearful, longing for home, and closing myself off from facing the pain of loss. The end of daylight savings time […]
Tomorrow morning, we’ll go to kindergarten orientation. I remind myself, we’ve been here before. Here’s my reflection from three years ago. Here I sit in the Mama room, watching the antics of 9 toddlers and 3 teachers through the two way mirror. Toddler TV, some Mom has dubbed it. My son started pre-preschool last […]
Words fail me to pay tribute to this luminary. I shall share his.