Phase One of the Really Big Road Trip has finally begun! After living fulltime in the Avion for more than a year and shivering through an extremely cold and wet winter in 2016, Fiona and I are doing a snowbird thing this year! Our winter in warmer climes started at the Fountain of Youth Spa… Read More Travels With Fiona
Thanksgiving morning, 2015. My parents had a full house with my sister, her husband, and their two girls, plus another couple who’d come up for the weekend. To escape the creative chaos in the kitchen, I took my nieces – Julia and Renee (then ten and nine years old) – up the hill to my… Read More Infinity becomes a bird.
Quiet, Please A few years ago I spent six months living in Los Angeles, the city I came of age in, the city I had been trying to get back to for more than two decades. I was there to finish a novel, a project that had been in the works for years, and a… Read More Dark Green Quiet