Category Archives: Family

Happy Birthday to me….sort of…

Everything was fine until my dogs got in on the celebration. Yesterday while Daddy was taking me out to lunch Greta and Marlowe jumped up on his kitchen table–the chairs were pushed in–and snagged a sealed half-pound box of See’s … Continue reading

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Coffee Talk

Although I only met him once, eight years ago, I recognized him right away. Derek Engebretsen is a math and science teacher in Telluride and before I came to town I zipped him an email. Here we are at the … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Ever say “Closed Marriage?”

What makes you feel squirmy? Uncooked egg whites? Putting on wet underwear? Seeing something you know you shouldn’t? A NYT Sunday magazine story “Is An Open Marriage a Happier Marriage?” –they post earlier online–gave me a major case of squirms. … Continue reading

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Fireside Story Telling

A great time was had by all at Fireside storytelling here in San Francisco. Great stories including one by moi-self. For those who couldn’t make it new bells, whistles, and way to get your story. Enjoy.    

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Derby Day

It was all very last minute. At 6:07 Friday evening, Jessamyn texted me: “Not sure of your plans tomorrow but if you are in Napa or want to be there–planning to watch the Kentucky Derby with one of the gals … Continue reading

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