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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Back home in Arizona the sun is out almost 90% of the time, it’s predictable and I know my locations. I don’t worry about shadowing trees or dark pockets. It’s wide, wide open and all I have to really consider is the time of sunset. Here in Maine, it’s just a completely different ball game. […]

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When I saw her walking toward me from across the playground, I knew she had played her little heart out all day. As we got into the car, she proceeded to recount her adventures. First we played tennis, then we took the camp bus up Cadillac Mountain, after that we swam at Pond’s End and, […]

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Maybe we inspire each other? I know she can and she knows I can, too. Funny how the words from someone so far away can empower you to keep going toward what doesn’t always feel obtainable. This summer, my amazing friend, Mary, started her pie business. Since the moment she uttered the words, she’s been […]

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She told me she loved me over and over, wanting me to go with her. She said she’d miss me. But I know she will only think of me when it’s time to crawl into bed. She’ll want me to read to her and snuggle until her eyes can’t hold a stare for another minute. […]

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