A Turn in the Path

When I was sick last fall, I spent most of my time in bed, or on the sofa, reading, reading, reading. It was supposed to be my vacation, a time to relax and recharge my batteries. Instead, I spent my time miserably sniffing, with a horrible sore throat and fever. Through some weird twist of…

Moonshadow, Silence, and Blue

This Monday, as most of you know, was the Great American Solar Eclipse. We were so lucky to be right in the path of totality, experiencing almost 2 minutes of total eclipse yumminess. Local schools declared a holiday, I took the day off, and the entire city came to a stand-still to see this once…