September 2011

The Moon

September 13, 2011

The moon was stunning tonight. Giant and bright, with a yellow cast to it. It felt as though I could reach out and touch it, if I could just get over this ONE hill. It was mesmerizing, calming, gorgeous. I tried to take a picture, but nothing could capture it. The camera lens did what […]

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Back in the Saddle Again

September 12, 2011

See, the problem with me not writing here every day is that the more I don’t write, the harder it is for me to return to writing. If that makes sense. So yeah, I’ve been a little MIA from my normal obsessive posting. I had the sinus thing, and then my mom was in town, […]

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Quiet Remembrance

September 11, 2011

After 10 years, I finally sat down to write out my memories and thoughts on what happened September 11, 2001. I’ve never actually done it before–I didn’t really want to, and I didn’t think I needed to. In fact, I thought I’d always remember everything about that day. And then I realized I’d forgotten one […]

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Reflections on Year Two of Motherhood

September 7, 2011

Yesterday my little man turned two. I find myself at a loss for words, at least compared to last year. So much of what I wrote then remains true that I feel like I could just copy and paste segments from that over here and still be true to the experience of this year. But […]

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At the Races

September 1, 2011

A couple of weeks ago, I was lucky to be invited to a Moms Night Out with some wonderful local ladies at the Del Mar Races. For those of you who aren’t local, the Del Mar Races are a BIG part of summer in San Diego. There are concerts, family events, opening days, and, yes, […]

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