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Thursday

Thursday

And if I loved you Wednesday, Well, what is that to you? I do not love you Thursday — So much is true.  And why you come complaining Is more than I can see.  I loved you Wednesday, — yes — but what Is that to me?  — ESVM Oh, friends.  You heard me say, … Continue reading

Got That Fire

Got That Fire

For myriad reasons, I needed a break. Some privacy. A solo ride.  Naturally, I decided to drive to New York to make this happen. We know I don’t do things the easy way.     While I did really need to get the fuck out of town, the most valid reason I needed to leave was … Continue reading

Retail Therapy

Retail Therapy

I needed a break from this . We’ve all been sick, one after the other, and there is no end in sight. I won’t be surprised if our dogs start sneezing and leaving dirty tissues in the couch cushions. A trip to Southern Maine for a travel soccer game was the perfect excuse to get … Continue reading

The Week of No Pants

I haven’t worn pants all week. Also, I told my friend’s daughter that the best thing about running shorts was that the underwear are built in, and much more comfy than regular undies. She looked at me like maybe it is not socially acceptable to tell people that. Whoops. If I were a cartoon character … Continue reading

Summerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrtime.

Summerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrtime.

I’m not looking to jinx myself, but the living really is pretty easy. I’m sitting under my $34.99 Christmas Tree Shoppe umbrella and sweating through every stitch of clothing I have on. This is not a complaint. It’s just fact. But also, it is so hot and sunny that I have to sit under the … Continue reading

Catch ‘n Release: We Go Phishin’

Catch ‘n Release: We Go Phishin’

All parents know that they should play with their kids. This is what play looks like when they are nearly teenagers: The first set was unbelievable – especially for a tour-opening show. Our faces hurt from smiling (and every part of my 32-year-old body hurts from dancing). Phish July 3, Bangor ME from Heather J … Continue reading

The Best First Day

My intrepid summer partner, Angie, and I kicked off summer vacation today with a trip to the lake. I’m not the most graceful person I know, so I was nervous about learning how to stand up paddle board. I was surprised at how quickly I got the hang of it, though. I could spend my … Continue reading