The Spaces We Keep in Between…

The spaces we don’t need anymore. This new job is amazing. I haven’t worked for a college in years and I didn’t realize how much…

Marcel Pagnol on Happiness…

“The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than…

The Three Ages of Woman…

1992 years ago marked a significant turning point in my life.  My daughter, A the wonder-child, was born. I call her the wonder-child because usually,…

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to 40…

I remembered that all I ever wanted to write about was love. Oh, I’ve tried to pretend otherwise, tried to pretend that I could say…

A Life In Quotes: Mae West

If there is anything better than the first sunny day in New York City, then I don’t know what it is.  Even when we don’t…

I Used to Love Him…

The year was 1998 and I was raising a 6-year old by myself.  Being a single parent is, by no means, the worst thing in…

My Hair Is Like a Bad Boyfriend…

That’s why her hair’s so big…it’s full of secrets (Mean Girls, 2004) A little background. I threw myself into triathlon training last year and tried…

On Looking Glasses and Relationships…

On Looking Glasses and Relationships… Who really is the fairest of them all? To be totally truthful with you…I was going to write about President…