Likeness In Gratitude

So, I’ve got the new job. And I am grateful. Life will be a little easier for me, on me, for now on. I want to take a moment and reflect on that, not because I think that so many people have been ungrateful in their lives or the things…

Catch-22

It’s been a long day of four days being out of town, again, this summer. And sitting down, looking out of the hotel window, I felt like writing a little. It’s been really difficult adjusting to my new position (and preparing for my permanent one for this Fall.) One of…

Summer Comes…

I took a hike today at the Cuyahoga Valley National Park by myself and brought some books to read along the way, including Anne Dillard. “An infant is a pucker of the earth’s thin skin; so are we. We arise like budding yeasts and break off; we forget our beginnings.…