Highlights and lowlights of 2015.
Quarter 1: Family Fight Night
It was a rough start to the year. My inner badass was activated at my son’s basketball game and I almost
got into a brawl.
That was on the heels of our
3 Wheelchair Night. Quarter 2: Paperback (and Letter) Writer
My book came out in
Also, I wrote letters of disappointment to
Dear Abby and a senator from Texas. Quarter 3: Health Scares
I had a
health scare and my son had a freak accident. Continue reading The Year of the Luz 2015
In Greek mythology, Fate has three aspects who manage a mortal’s thread of life. Clotho spins the thread, Lachesis measures it, and Atropos cuts it with her shears.
(I was introduced to the Three Fates via the fantasy series,
. Book 3 was among a handful of thousands of books I’ve read that left an enduring imprint.) The Incarnations of Immortality
Similarly Hindu culture presents the
Trimurti of Brahma the Creator, Vishnu the Sustainer, and Shiva the Destroyer, or Transformer. Sustained
I am Lachesis. I am Vishnu. I can keep things new like nobody’s business.
Continue reading Sustainer vs Destroyer
1. My family staycationed in nearby Colorado Springs. Daughter and I got tattoos (henna), I rode the zipline across the Royal Gorge (zomg), and we drove to the top of Pikes Peak. If you ever decide to go to Colorado Springs, check out our 1 2, or 3 day itineraries on the full post, which includes more photos. Royal Gorge Bridge, Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge, JFKennedy Range from the bridge, the bridge’s cables.
2. I went to my high school reunion. I know over time we trade youth for, Continue reading Winner Winner Chicken Dinner (and other stuff)
I’m curating an online magazine called
, free to read on any of your devices. I hope you’ll subscribe. Open Adoption Matters View my Flipboard Magazine.
my book is now out in paperback. $10 less than before. Book siblings
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