Monthly Archives: May 2011


The Dog and The Door

I do not understand The Dog. He refuses to walk on dewy grass but he will submerge his entire body in a roadside puddle that is more trash and car oil than water. He chases squirrels with an unrelenting fervor despite evidence that suggests he will never capture one. He […]


Wait! I’m Not Ready

It happens every year. School ends and I find myself completely unprepared for the changes in our family rhythm. It’s not that I’m surprised that the calendar has maintained its persistent march. It’s not that I mind these people being at home. It’s that I have to adjust my daily […]