Monthly Archives: June 2014


At the #AIA conference in Chicago this week. Architects, chefs, servers, cabbies, sales teams, moms, dads, brothers, & sisters…you Inspire. Live well, friends. We will find our north star. Advertisements

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No pressure.

Enjoy this while I ponder the unexpected gift of time with #1 son in a car, a day at the Nelson Atkins art museum, a work trip to Chi-town tomorrow, a fire ring soon after, lunch and later conversations with … Continue reading

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Safe passage

  When my kids were tiny (were they ever really so tiny I could hold them steadily on one arm?) … I had a goal to “get them safely through to adulthood” as if parenting and care end at an … Continue reading

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Sitting with it.

  Sit with it. I am sitting on the front stoop of my little Hobbit House overlooking the potted flowers, abandoned robins’ nest, shaded parking lot, and the tiny green space (home to a warren of hungry rabbits) The burned … Continue reading

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great expectations.

writing has been sparse lately. thinking has been full bore. so many beginnings unfinished…stillborn. and tears. plenty of tears – at least for me who doesn’t typically “do” crying. I even played a few rounds of solitaire the other morning…and flashed … Continue reading

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