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…

Fearless

I have noticed an interesting phenomenon in the early days of this new year: no one I know is making New Year’s resolutions. People are so shellshocked and careworn from the giant trainwreck that was 2016 that the very idea of trying to make a plan for the upcoming year seems to be tempting fate.…

Happy Summer Solstice!

Today is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, with nearly 17 hours of daylight. This year’s solstice coincides with the Strawberry Moon, an occurrence that only happens once every 70 years, and marks the beginning of the strawberry season, according to Native American tradition. Happy Summer Solstice!