It occurred to me to check the other day how long I've been writing here. Turns out, it's been eight years today. 2,922 days. When I started, the house was over there, up the hill, an arm's reach from the road. (That's a picture of it, up there, the way it was when we moved… Continue reading Observation
This is my 500th post. Little by little, post by post, we've come to this point, you and I. What started as a whim on a sunny summer afternoon in 2005, as simply a way to share pictures of the house move with far-flung family, has come to this. Back then, I only planned on… Continue reading Come a long way
I started writing this post weeks ago. At the time, the title seemed apt, but now it feels like I should rename it, "What am I not doing here?" Maybe the questions—and answers—are one and the same: Why do I feel compelled to write here -- to write at all? And why haven't I been… Continue reading What am I doing here?