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fifteen years hence

fifteen years hence

Ed note: The following is adapted from Ten Years Hence, originally posted on Hopeful Parents, January 1st, 2010. TEN! Luau and I stand on a riverboat in New Orleans, ready to ring in the new millennium. I tuck into my wrap to ward off the wind. Who knew it would be so cold in New Orleans? … Continue reading

the whole story

* Last season’s fruit is eaten And the fullfed beast shall kick the empty pail. For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice. And to make an end is to make a beginning. ~ T.S. Eliot ~ I knew I had to write something. As manufactured as … Continue reading

ten years hence – (plus two)

Ed Note: The following was originally published on New Years Day, 2010 ** ** TEN! Luau and I stand on a riverboat in New Orleans, ready to ring in the new millenium. I tuck into my wrap to ward off the wind. Who knew it would be so cold in New Orleans? The smallest details … Continue reading

looking forward

For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice. ~T.S. Eliot, “Little Gidding” – Just after Christmas, my friend Alysia over at SPDBN asked a question of some of her contributors. What, she asked, was your favorite memory with your child this past year, and what is something … Continue reading